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Victorian Industry Participation Policy (Local Jobs First) Amendment Bill 2018

MrCARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) tabled following statement in accordance with Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006: In accordance with section 28 of the Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006 (the Charter), I make this Statement of Compatibility with respect to the Victorian Industry Participation Policy..

Victorian Infrastructure Projects

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (14:33:40) — It is my pleasure to speak on a very important matter of public importance (MPI) on infrastructure and jobs and to follow the member for Croydon. I think we should make sure we actually download that last paragraph..

Ministers statements: Telstra

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (11:44:52) — I rise to update the house on my conversations with Telstra this morning following their very difficult announcement earlier this morning about the 8000 job losses. I think I speak on behalf of all members in the house today,..

Victorian Employment Policy

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (12:53:18) — I rise to inform the house about the Andrews government’s Local Jobs First policies and how they are helping young people get their start in their careers on some of our most significant city-shaping projects. Under those opposite there were..

Ministers Statements: Employment Initiatives

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (11:22:27) — I rise to update the house on the 6100 unemployed Victorians who are now in work thanks to the Andrews Labor government’s flagship $90 million Jobs Victoria program. The worst thing you can do as an incoming government is have..

Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (10:04:30) — It was my honour last Monday, 28 May, to present three outstanding women with awards as part of the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame awards. In particular I was very pleased to present the inaugural Woman Manufacturer of the..

Ministers Statements: Manufacturing Sector

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (12:31:12) — I rise to update the house on the strength of our manufacturing sector. Last Monday I had the great pleasure to attend the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame awards. I was joined by some of Parliament’s strongest supporters..

Rotary Club of Keilor East

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (09:45:02) — On Monday, 21 May, I had the pleasure of attending the Rotary Club of Keilor East’s annual vocational awards night, the Pride of Workmanship awards. Every year I am invited by my local rotary club to attend this special..

MINISTERS STATEMENTS – Infrastructure Projects

Mr CARROLL Niddrie QUESTIONS WITHOUT NOTICE AND MINISTERS STATEMENTS Ministers statements: infrastructure projects Thursday, 24 May 2018 Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (11:42:00) — I rise to update the house on the number of jobs created, thanks to our investment in the Melbourne Metro Tunnel..

MEMBERS STATEMENTS – Rotary Club of Keilor East

Mr CARROLL Niddrie MEMBERS STATEMENTS Rotary Club of Keilor East Thursday, 24 May 2018 Rotary Club of Keilor East Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (09:45:02) — On Monday, 21 May, I had the pleasure of attending the Rotary Club of Keilor East’s annual vocational awards night,..

MINISTERS STATEMENTS: Manufacturing Sector

Mr CARROLL Niddrie Ministers statements: manufacturing sector  Tuesday, 22 May 2018 Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (12:18:55) — I rise to update the house on how the Andrews government is creating manufacturing jobs not just in Melbourne but in regional Victoria. Last Thursday I had..

MEMBERS STATEMENTS – Michael O’Connor

Mr CARROLL Niddrie MEMBERS STATEMENTS Michael O’Connor Tuesday, 22 May 2018 Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (14:08:14) — Can I follow the member for Ripon and offer my condolences to the Michael O’Connor family as well.

MINISTERS STATEMENTS: Fishermans Bend

  Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (11:28:48) — I rise to update the house on the Andrews government’s plans to make Fishermans Bend a world‑class manufacturing and engineering precinct that all Victorians can be proud of. Honourable members interjecting. The SPEAKER (11:29:06) — Order! The member..

MINISTERS STATEMENTS: West Gate tunnel project

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (11:42:07) — I rise to update the house on the number of jobs on the West Gate tunnel project in the balance thanks to the grand coalition over there between the Greens political party, the National Party and the Liberal..

MINISTERS STATEMENTS: Hurstbridge rail line

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (11:40:12) — It is my pleasure to update the house on the 44‑day construction blitz by the Andrews Labor government on the $395 million Hurstbridge line upgrade. Last month I had the honour of joining, in hard hats and vests, the..

MINISTERS STATEMENTS: Manufacturing jobs

Mr CARROLL (Minister for Industry and Employment) (12:34:32) — It is my pleasure to update the house on how the Andrews government’s record investments in new trains and rail infrastructure is creating jobs right across Victoria and providing a very significant boost to the manufacturing sector. Last..

MEMBERS STATEMENTS – Tony Favier

Mr CARROLL Niddrie MEMBERS STATEMENTS Tony Favier Tuesday, 6 March 2018   Mr CARROLL — I also wish to extend my congratulations to Tony Favier, who has retired after 18 years service at the Parliament of Victoria. Tony has given outstanding service to the people and Parliament of..

MEMBERS STATEMENTS – Avondale Heights Community Garden

Mr CARROLL Niddrie MEMBERS STATEMENTS Avondale Heights Community Garden Tuesday, 6 March 2018 Mr CARROLL (Niddrie) (13:36:34) — I rise to acknowledge the hard work and commitment of a group of enthusiastic local volunteers in Avondale Heights who established the Avondale Heights Community Garden in 2010. With..