Australia's Workers Union articles over last 30 days

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2015/03/28 01:18
2015/03/28 01:18
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Tim Kennedy, national secretary of the National Union of Workers, is attempting a revival of the historic union mission. Photo: Penny Stephens Some days Sam Prouting would only know he had work when...
2015/03/28 01:18
2015/03/28 01:18
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2015/03/27 02:55
2015/03/27 02:55
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Public service commissioner debated union official Nadine Flood early Friday morning. And they didn't hold back. Public Service Commissioner John Lloyd says Australia does not want to become like...
2015/03/27 00:55
2015/03/27 00:55
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... Australia. However, industry groups have argued for less than half that amount, saying the union claim is unrealistic and will lead to job losses. The Australian Industry Group's submission...
2015/03/26 22:57
2015/03/26 22:57
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THE Transport Workers' Union is demanding the government abandon its plan to get rid of the road safety watchdog set up to keep truck drivers and other road users safe. One year on from the...
2015/03/26 04:00
2015/03/26 04:00
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... incidents of intimidation, coercion, bullying and general unlawfulness occurring across Australia's building and construction sector." Recent examples of cases pursued by the current FWBC...
2015/03/25 21:26
2015/03/25 21:26
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... at cutting penalty rates in South Australia. Under the deal negotiated between the retail workers' union and South Australia's peak business group, the base rate would increase and Saturday...
2015/03/25 20:48
2015/03/25 20:48
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... group of scantily clad muscular dancers, whose arrival at Wednesday's media call prompted Opera Australia's artistic director, Lyndon Terracini, to ask if Mardi Gras was still on. "This is an...
2015/03/25 12:55
2015/03/25 12:55
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Hundreds of overseas sourced workers in Australia's booming off-shore oil and gas sector could be plunged into illegal status from Thursday when the Federal Court is due to rule on the application of...
2015/03/24 09:26
2015/03/24 09:26
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... start investigating the extent to which clothing companies are ripping off vulnerable migrant workers. The workplace watchdog has put hundreds of Australian clothing retailers and distributors...
2015/03/24 08:12
2015/03/24 08:12
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Labor leader Bill Shorten says a deal between South Australian business and the union representing retail workers that could see penalty rates traded for an overall wage rise demonstrates the current...
2015/03/24 07:15
2015/03/24 07:15
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Labor leader Bill Shorten says a deal between South Australian business and the union representing retail workers that could see penalty rates traded for an overall wage rise demonstrates the current...
2015/03/24 04:42
2015/03/24 04:42
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Rural Fire Service Training Centre over two days. Full story. 7.34AM: Nowra's community service workers are pleading with government candidates to protect and strengthen funding. Shoalhaven...
2015/03/24 00:22
2015/03/24 00:22
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... above scheduled work night. Motorists are asked to obey all directions to ensure the safety of workers and road users. Temporary Road Closures will be in place at the following locations:...
2015/03/23 04:58
2015/03/23 04:58
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... their history, ever since Lee led Singapore to independence in 1965 after a brief and stormy union with Malaysia. Despite that, steady relations have remained important to each side,...
2015/03/20 16:17
2015/03/20 16:17
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... cent for Australia, 2.4 per cent for the United States and just 1.3 per cent for the European Union. Only three of the world's largest economies - members of the Group of Twenty (G20) - had...
2015/03/20 05:05
2015/03/20 05:05
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... use this authority when he had the chance. By the third term, with the economy souring and the unions stirring, it was too late. He cut public spending, but not as deeply as the emerging Liberal...
2015/03/19 13:55
2015/03/19 13:55
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The Business Council of Australia has set out a five-year program for reform of Australia's work place laws, calling for a new definition of "ordinary working hours" that could see an end to the...
2015/03/18 04:26
2015/03/18 04:26
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Government says it will reduce regulation at the same time as it strengthens the integrity of Australia's 457 skilled visa program. Assistant Immigration Minister Michaelia Cash today released...
2015/03/17 07:26
2015/03/17 07:26
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Former health boss hits back at criticism of department over hospital project Western Australia's former director general of health, Kim Snowball, has hit back at accusations the Health Department is...
2015/03/17 04:46
2015/03/17 04:46
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A Canberra union official could be banned from entering building sites after a federal agency applied to suspend his right of entry permit. Anthony Vitler is among seven CFMEU officials from across...
2015/03/28 01:18
2015/03/28 01:18
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