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Business Spectator
Time being lost on China FTA: businesswoman electrocuted as a result. The National Electrical and Communications Ass
Time being lost on China FTA: business
Business Spectator / Posted yesterday
woman electrocuted as a result. The National Electrical and Communications Association called on the government to ensure Australia's safety standards are upheld and to ensure a larger proportion of products are batch-tested. "If we're going to... Read more
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Business Spectator
China FTA won't be revisited: RobbThe government has vowed the China-Australia free trade agreement won't be revi
China FTA won't be revisited: Robb
Business Spectator / Posted yesterday
The government has vowed the China-Australia free trade agreement won't be revisited and any attempt to at the behest of unions and Labor would scupper the deal. Trade Minister Andrew Robb said it was the biggest agreement China had ever signed with... Read more
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News.com.au
Time being lost on China FTA: inquirywoman electrocuted as a result. The National Electrical and Communications Asso
Time being lost on China FTA: inquiry
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
woman electrocuted as a result. The National Electrical and Communications Association called on the government to ensure Australia's safety standards are upheld and to ensure a larger proportion of products are batch-tested. "If we're going to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Hawke urges Labor not to block FTAminister Bob Hawke voiced his support for the deal. Education Minister Christo
Hawke urges Labor not to block FTA
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
minister Bob Hawke voiced his support for the deal. Education Minister Christopher Pyne said the deal, which is opposed by unions, will secure the nation's future for decades. 'Bob Hawke and Bob Carr are both urging the Labor Party to support it... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Hawke urges Labor to not block FTAminister Bob Hawke voiced his support for the deal. Education Minister Christo
Hawke urges Labor to not block FTA
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
minister Bob Hawke voiced his support for the deal. Education Minister Christopher Pyne said the deal, which is opposed by unions, will secure the nation's future for decades. 'Bob Hawke and Bob Carr are both urging the Labor Party to support it... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Pyne defends China FTAminister Bob Hawke voiced his support for the deal. Education Minister Christo
Pyne defends China FTA
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
minister Bob Hawke voiced his support for the deal. Education Minister Christopher Pyne said the deal, which is opposed by unions, will secure the nation's future for decades. 'Bob Hawke and Bob Carr are both urging the Labor Party to support it... Read more
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Business Spectator
Pyne defends Aust-China FTAminister Bob Hawke voiced his support for the deal. Education Minister Christo
Pyne defends Aust-China FTA
Business Spectator / Posted yesterday
minister Bob Hawke voiced his support for the deal. Education Minister Christopher Pyne said the deal, which is opposed by unions, will secure the nation's future for decades. "Bob Hawke and Bob Carr are both urging the Labor Party to support it... Read more
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The Courier
Transfield recruits migrant labour despite large-scale redundancies in Victoriagiant Transfield will face legal action over online job advertisements seeking
Transfield recruits migrant labour despite large-scale redundancies in Victoria
The Courier / Posted yesterday
giant Transfield will face legal action over online job advertisements seeking temporary migrants to work on some of Australia's largest electricity networks less than two months after slashing 120 jobs in Victoria. Infrastructure giant... Read more
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The Border Mail
Transfield recruits migrant labour despite large-scale redundancies in Victoriagiant Transfield will face legal action over online job advertisements seeking
Transfield recruits migrant labour despite large-scale redundancies in Victoria
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
giant Transfield will face legal action over online job advertisements seeking temporary migrants to work on some of Australia's largest electricity networks less than two months after slashing 120 jobs in Victoria. Infrastructure giant... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Unions fight heritage site development, announce Green BanCFMEU among unions fighting development at Parramatta heritage site, announces
Unions fight heritage site development, announce Green Ban
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
CFMEU among unions fighting development at Parramatta heritage site, announces Green Ban The CFMEU and retired union member credited with saving The Rocks, Jack Mundey, have thrown their weight behind the fight against the major development of a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Unions protest over fears about Australia's free trade deal with ChinaUnions protest in Devonport over fears about Australia's free trade deal with C
Unions protest over fears about Australia's free trade deal with China
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Unions protest in Devonport over fears about Australia's free trade deal with China Tasmanian unions have rallied in Devonport outside a public hearing examining Australia's free trade agreement with China. Federal Parliament's joint standing... Read more
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The Age
Transfield recruits migrant labour despite large-scale redundancies in VictoriaInfrastructure giant Transfield is recruiting temporary migrants to work on som
Transfield recruits migrant labour despite large-scale redundancies in Victoria
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Infrastructure giant Transfield is recruiting temporary migrants to work on some of Australia's largest electricity networks less than two months after slashing 120 jobs in Victoria. An entire division of Victorian powerline maintenance workers lost... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmanian workers to lobby Federal MPs on China free trade agreement Trade unionists will be trying to capture the attention of Federal MPs in Tas
Tasmanian workers to lobby Federal MPs on China free trade agreement
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Trade unionists will be trying to capture the attention of Federal MPs in Tasmania today, in a protest against Australia's free trade agreement with China. Federal Parliament's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
WA Treasurer accuses unions of 'racially tainted' protests against China FTAMike Nahan accuses unions of 'racially tainted' protests against China Free Tra
WA Treasurer accuses unions of 'racially tainted' protests against China FTA
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Mike Nahan accuses unions of 'racially tainted' protests against China Free Trade Agreement Photo: Treasurer Mike Nahan has labelled a protest by union members against the China Free Trade Agreement as "racist". (ABC News: Jacob Kagi) Western... Read more
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Daily Liberal
DUBBO TORNADO: THE CLEAN-UP BEGINS | The Morning Grill, Wednesday, August 26people once they have left school". DUBBO | The trail of destruction left by t
DUBBO TORNADO: THE CLEAN-UP BEGINS | The Morning Grill, Wednesday, August 26
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
people once they have left school". DUBBO | The trail of destruction left by the Dubbo tornado was massive and emergency workers, other volunteers and residents were clearing the wreckage yesterday at 16 significantly damaged properties. The... Read more
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News Mail
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crashworse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crash
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
worse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's path did not survive. Truck driving is Australia's most deadly job, says the Transport Workers' Union. That statement is backed up by statistics that show... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crashworse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crash
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
worse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's path did not survive. Truck driving is Australia's most deadly job, says the Transport Workers' Union. That statement is backed up by statistics that show... Read more
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Northern Star
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crashworse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crash
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
worse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's path did not survive. Truck driving is Australia's most deadly job, says the Transport Workers' Union. That statement is backed up by statistics that show... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crashworse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crash
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
worse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's path did not survive. Truck driving is Australia's most deadly job, says the Transport Workers' Union. That statement is backed up by statistics that show... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crashworse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crash
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
worse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's path did not survive. Truck driving is Australia's most deadly job, says the Transport Workers' Union. That statement is backed up by statistics that show... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crashworse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crash
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
worse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's path did not survive. Truck driving is Australia's most deadly job, says the Transport Workers' Union. That statement is backed up by statistics that show... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Transport workers warn unsafe driving a cause for concernA UNION representing truck drivers is taking its protest against unsafe driving
Transport workers warn unsafe driving a cause for concern
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
A UNION representing truck drivers is taking its protest against unsafe driving practices to the streets. Yesterday Transport Workers' Union activists protesting against the high death toll in trucking visited Grafton on their way to a union... Read more
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Northern Star
Transport workers warn unsafe driving a cause for concernA UNION representing truck drivers is taking its protest against unsafe driving
Transport workers warn unsafe driving a cause for concern
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
A UNION representing truck drivers is taking its protest against unsafe driving practices to the streets. Yesterday Transport Workers' Union activists protesting against the high death toll in trucking visited Grafton on their way to a union... Read more
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Queensland Times
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crashworse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's
Marty living truck driver’s worst nightmare after crash
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
worse. The driver of the utility that is believed to have swerved into Marty's path did not survive. Truck driving is Australia's most deadly job, says the Transport Workers' Union. That statement is backed up by statistics that show... Read more
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The Border Mail
Abuse rife in Victorian disability sector: surveyNearly half of all Victoria's disability sector employees have witnessed their
Abuse rife in Victorian disability sector: survey
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Nearly half of all Victoria's disability sector employees have witnessed their co-workers perpetrate acts of abuse, violence or neglect on people with disabilities living in their care, a survey reveals. Nearly half of all Victoria's disability... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Truckie convoy to protest unfair deadlinesA convoy of unionists is heading from Queensland to Sydney to highlight how unr
Truckie convoy to protest unfair deadlines
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
A convoy of unionists is heading from Queensland to Sydney to highlight how unreasonable deadlines pressure truck drivers to break safety rules. The Transport Workers Union is staging a mass protest of more than 700 members in Sydney after members... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
FIFO industrial action threat 'will damage WA investment reputation'WA's business reputation 'will be damaged' by FIFO industrial action, business
FIFO industrial action threat 'will damage WA investment reputation'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
WA's business reputation 'will be damaged' by FIFO industrial action, business lobby warns Photo: The CCI has hit out at unions over plans for industrial action at Chevron's Gorgon LNG project off WA's north-west coast. (Supplied: Chevron) Western... Read more
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News.com.au
Shorten faces fresh union claimsbreaking news BILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commiss
Shorten faces fresh union claims
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
breaking news BILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand to face further questions about deals struck as a union official. THE Labor leader and former Australian Workers Union... Read more
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Perth Now
Shorten faces fresh union claimsBILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand
Shorten faces fresh union claims
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
BILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand to face further questions about deals struck as a union official. THE Labor leader and former Australian Workers Union secretary has said he is happy to further... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Shorten faces fresh union claimsBILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand
Shorten faces fresh union claims
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
BILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand to face further questions about deals struck as a union official. THE Labor leader and former Australian Workers Union secretary has said he is happy to further... Read more
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Herald Sun
Shorten faces fresh union claimsBILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand
Shorten faces fresh union claims
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
BILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand to face further questions about deals struck as a union official. THE Labor leader and former Australian Workers Union secretary has said he is happy to further... Read more
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Weekly Times
Shorten faces fresh union claimsBILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand
Shorten faces fresh union claims
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
BILL Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand to face further questions about deals struck as a union official. THE Labor leader and former Australian Workers Union secretary has said he is happy to further... Read more
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Business Spectator
Shorten faces fresh union claimsBill Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand
Shorten faces fresh union claims
Business Spectator / Posted 4 days ago
Bill Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand to face further questions about deals struck as a union official. The Labor leader and former Australian Workers Union secretary has said he is happy to further... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Shorten faces fresh union claimsBill Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand
Shorten faces fresh union claims
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Bill Shorten is expected to return to the unions royal commission witness stand to face further questions about deals struck as a union official. The Labor leader and former Australian Workers Union secretary has said he is happy to further... Read more
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The Border Mail
Abuse rife in Victorian disability sector: surveyNearly half of all Victoria's disability sector employees have witnessed their
Abuse rife in Victorian disability sector: survey
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Nearly half of all Victoria's disability sector employees have witnessed their co-workers perpetrate acts of abuse, violence or neglect on people with disabilities living in their care, a survey reveals. Nearly half of all Victoria's disability... Read more
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The Courier
Abuse rife in Victorian disability sector: surveyNearly half of all Victoria's disability sector employees have witnessed their
Abuse rife in Victorian disability sector: survey
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Nearly half of all Victoria's disability sector employees have witnessed their co-workers perpetrate acts of abuse, violence or neglect on people with disabilities living in their care, a survey reveals. Nearly half of all Victoria's disability... Read more
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The Age
Abuse rife in Victorian disability sector: surveyneeded to work in the disability sector. Nearly half of all Victoria's disabil
Abuse rife in Victorian disability sector: survey
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
needed to work in the disability sector. Nearly half of all Victoria's disability sector employees have witnessed their co-workers perpetrate acts of abuse, violence or neglect on people with disabilities living in their care, a survey... Read more
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Northern Star
Activists to protest high death toll in truckingTRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to s
Activists to protest high death toll in trucking
Northern Star / Posted 5 days ago
TRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to stage protests around the country before converging on the TWU New South Wales delegates' conference in Sydney this Thursday morning. Both bus trips will leave their... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Activists to protest high death toll in truckingTRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to s
Activists to protest high death toll in trucking
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
TRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to stage protests around the country before converging on the TWU New South Wales delegates' conference in Sydney this Thursday morning. Both bus trips will leave their... Read more
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Queensland Times
Activists to protest high death toll in truckingTRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to s
Activists to protest high death toll in trucking
Queensland Times / Posted 5 days ago
TRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to stage protests around the country before converging on the TWU New South Wales delegates' conference in Sydney this Thursday morning. Both bus trips will leave their... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Activists to protest high death toll in truckingTRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to s
Activists to protest high death toll in trucking
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
TRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to stage protests around the country before converging on the TWU New South Wales delegates' conference in Sydney this Thursday morning. Both bus trips will leave their... Read more
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News Mail
Activists to protest high death toll in truckingTRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to s
Activists to protest high death toll in trucking
News Mail / Posted 5 days ago
TRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to stage protests around the country before converging on the TWU New South Wales delegates' conference in Sydney this Thursday morning. Both bus trips will leave their... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Activists to protest high death toll in truckingTRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to s
Activists to protest high death toll in trucking
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
TRANSPORT Workers' Union activists from Queensland and South Australia are to stage protests around the country before converging on the TWU New South Wales delegates' conference in Sydney this Thursday morning. Both bus trips will leave their... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Capricornia MP slams postal union for misinformationCAPRICORNIA MP Michelle Landry has hit back at Australia's postal union (CEPU)
Capricornia MP slams postal union for misinformation
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
CAPRICORNIA MP Michelle Landry has hit back at Australia's postal union (CEPU) over gross misinformation about the future of national postage. Ms Landry released a statement to The Morning Bulletin this afternoon saying if Labor's union leaders... Read more
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News Mail
Capricornia MP slams postal union for misinformationCAPRICORNIA MP Michelle Landry has hit back at Australia's postal union (CEPU)
Capricornia MP slams postal union for misinformation
News Mail / Posted 5 days ago
CAPRICORNIA MP Michelle Landry has hit back at Australia's postal union (CEPU) over gross misinformation about the future of national postage. Ms Landry released a statement to The Morning Bulletin this afternoon saying if Labor's union leaders... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Capricornia MP slams postal union for misinformationCAPRICORNIA MP Michelle Landry has hit back at Australia's postal union (CEPU)
Capricornia MP slams postal union for misinformation
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
CAPRICORNIA MP Michelle Landry has hit back at Australia's postal union (CEPU) over gross misinformation about the future of national postage. Ms Landry released a statement to The Morning Bulletin this afternoon saying if Labor's union leaders... Read more
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Canberra Times
John Lomax blackmail case 'doomed to fail', lawyer saysUnion members support John Lomax as he arrives at the ACT Magistrates Court. Ph
John Lomax blackmail case 'doomed to fail', lawyer says
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Union members support John Lomax as he arrives at the ACT Magistrates Court. Photo: Jamila Toderas John Lomax's defence team has asked Canberra prosecutors to drop a blackmail charge against the union organiser on the grounds the case "is doomed to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Stop union campaign, Cormann tells ShortenCABINET minister Mathias Cormann has demanded Opposition Leader Bill Shorten pu
Stop union campaign, Cormann tells Shorten
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
CABINET minister Mathias Cormann has demanded Opposition Leader Bill Shorten pull unions into line and stop a "racist, dog-whistling" campaign against Australia's trade deal with China. SEVERAL unions are stridently opposed to parts of the agreement... Read more
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Perth Now
Stop union campaign, Cormann tells ShortenCABINET minister Mathias Cormann has demanded Opposition Leader Bill Shorten pu
Stop union campaign, Cormann tells Shorten
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
CABINET minister Mathias Cormann has demanded Opposition Leader Bill Shorten pull unions into line and stop a "racist, dog-whistling" campaign against Australia's trade deal with China. SEVERAL unions are stridently opposed to parts of the agreement... Read more
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Weekly Times
Stop union campaign, Cormann tells ShortenCABINET minister Mathias Cormann has demanded Opposition Leader Bill Shorten pu
Stop union campaign, Cormann tells Shorten
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
CABINET minister Mathias Cormann has demanded Opposition Leader Bill Shorten pull unions into line and stop a "racist, dog-whistling" campaign against Australia's trade deal with China. SEVERAL unions are stridently opposed to parts of the agreement... Read more
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