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Australia mulls blocking migrants from moving to major cities

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

The Australian government on Tuesday said it was looking to correct an “imbalance” in population growth by forcing some new migrants away from major cities, and toward less populous areas. In a speech outlining the policy, Minister for Cities, Urban Infrastructure and Population Alan Tudge told an audience that the strain on infrastructure in Australia’s eastern cities had cost the country 25 billion Australian dollars ($17.7 billion, 15.4 billion euros)…