Australia's Workers Union articles over last 30 days

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2014/04/23 04:46
2014/04/23 04:46
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... dispute regarding the required number of notification days for industrial action. Transport Workers Union secretary Klaus Pinkas, who represents the garbage collectors, said the workers were...
2014/04/23 04:46
2014/04/23 04:46
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2014/04/23 03:47
2014/04/23 03:47
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... they were not party to the agreement by Ukraine, Russia, the United States and the European Union. In a statement, acting President Oleksandr Turchynov said the two bodies found Tuesday in...
2014/04/19 00:05
2014/04/19 00:05
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Senator Eric Abetz. Photo: Andrew Meares Australia's 160,000 federal public servants are facing an assault on their traditional 7½-hour working day as the Coalition pursues its hardline policies on...
2014/04/18 03:05
2014/04/18 03:05
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... sub to find wreckage or the black boxes from Flight 370 in a distant patch of seabed off Australia's west coast. The sub, which can create sonar maps of the ocean bottom, has now covered...
2014/04/17 15:24
2014/04/17 15:24
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Royals touch down in Sydney The world's most iconic couple landed in Australia's icon central when they started their nine-day national tour. The Sydney Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge,...
2014/04/16 23:05
2014/04/16 23:05
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... Sydney CBD while the employees who work there are being moved to Parramatta. Photo: Supplied Australia's top taxman, Chris Jordan, is reaching for the skies, building himself a plush office...
2014/04/16 03:48
2014/04/16 03:48
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... if the federal government walks away from its provision of welfare and social services for Australia's most vulnerable people when it delivers its budget. Non-government agencies,...
2014/04/14 23:27
2014/04/14 23:27
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... with Adelaide-based chemical company Penrice Soda now in administration. Former Holden workers who took early redundancy packages and started looking for new jobs are warning those yet to...
2014/04/14 23:27
2014/04/14 23:27
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... to end a bitter pay dispute. A western Victorian council says it is hopeful of resolving a union dispute without the intervention of the national workplace relations tribunal. The union...
2014/04/14 23:26
2014/04/14 23:26
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... new research describing the likely impact of the car industry's demise. He talks to the workers who've already been pushed onto the unemployment lines and he goes into the factories of...
2014/04/14 13:19
2014/04/14 13:19
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... problem in the United States as it has been in Europe....The great fear is that many of these workers will never find new jobs....We are not on the verge of an inflation breakout. At present,...
2014/04/13 17:56
2014/04/13 17:56
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... increasingly common as employers attempt to cut ''presenteeism'' and ensure safety, one of Australia's leading workplace drug experts says. Workplace drug testing is likely to become...
2014/04/12 18:23
2014/04/12 18:23
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... for almost three decades before he was made redundant in December 2012. Hillside workers, Dunedin business representatives and local and national politicians had joined forces to...
2014/04/09 18:16
2014/04/09 18:16
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Dyson Heydon, the retired judge appointed to head the royal commission on union governance, is as removed from working class as you can get: educated at Shore, St Paul's College, Sydney University, a...
2014/04/09 10:26
2014/04/09 10:26
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SARAH FERGUSON, PRESENTER: The union movement and the Labor Party have been bedfellows for decades, but the upcoming Royal commission into union corruption might change that. The commission held its...
2014/04/09 03:27
2014/04/09 03:27
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... be a matter of balancing numbers and cost and risk against what we want them to do." South Australia's Defence Industries Minister Jack Snelling says the Federal Government is sending mixed...
2014/04/08 23:50
2014/04/08 23:50
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... old Port Melburnians, those who worked on the waterfront, lived locally, fought for the union, played for the ''Borough'' footy club and voted Labor, are already dead. The Knott Street...
2014/04/08 23:26
2014/04/08 23:26
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CFMEU offers to cut wages and redundancy payouts in new deal as workers face downturn One of the nation's most powerful unions has offered to cut labour costs by up to 20 per cent in Western...
2014/04/08 03:46
2014/04/08 03:46
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... from government support, a level of magnitude greater than that enjoyed by European Union farmers. The average Japanese farm remains tiny, agricultural wages are low in a country...
2014/04/07 15:24
2014/04/07 15:24
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Two unions have joined the tugboat dispute. The risk of strikes at Port Hedland has escalated, with two more unions representing tugboat workers seeking permission for a ballot of workers that could...
2014/04/23 04:46
2014/04/23 04:46
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