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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Black lung cases could rise dramatically, says mining unionBlack lung cases could rise dramatically in Queensland, says mining union A re
Black lung cases could rise dramatically, says mining union
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Black lung cases could rise dramatically in Queensland, says mining union A retired coal miner says his life has changed markedly since he found out he is suffering from the disease known as black lung. For 30 years, the condition was thought to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Negotiations end for 400 public servants at Australian Bureau of StatisticsThe rigour of Australia's employment figures rest on the ABS interviewers. Phot
Negotiations end for 400 public servants at Australian Bureau of Statistics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The rigour of Australia's employment figures rest on the ABS interviewers. Photo: Melissa Adams A union says hard-working grandparent public servants are being treated more like contractors even though the rigour of Australia's employment figures... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo protestors to head to the Pilligahold signs during a peaceful protest in the Pilliga forest on Thursday. The car
Dubbo protestors to head to the Pilliga
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
hold signs during a peaceful protest in the Pilliga forest on Thursday. The cardboard cut-outs represent other health workers who were unable to leave their patients to participate in the protest. Photo: SUPPLIED COAL seam gas (CSG) opponents... Read more
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The Age
Negotiations end for 400 public servants at Australian Bureau of StatisticsThe rigour of Australia's employment figures rest on the ABS interviewers. Phot
Negotiations end for 400 public servants at Australian Bureau of Statistics
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
The rigour of Australia's employment figures rest on the ABS interviewers. Photo: Melissa Adams A union says hard-working grandparent public servants are being treated more like contractors even though the rigour of Australia's employment figures... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo protestors to head to the Pilligahold signs during a peaceful protest in the Pilliga forest on Thursday. The car
Dubbo protestors to head to the Pilliga
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
hold signs during a peaceful protest in the Pilliga forest on Thursday. The cardboard cut-outs represent other health workers who were unable to leave their patients to participate in the protest. Photo: SUPPLIED COAL seam gas (CSG) opponents... Read more
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Manning River Times
Gaming the system: The beginning of the end for university admissionsmake the ATAR cut-off were enrolled in their law and marketing programs. The P
Gaming the system: The beginning of the end for university admissions
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
make the ATAR cut-off were enrolled in their law and marketing programs. The President of the National Tertiary Education Union, Jeannie Rae, believes that the surge in enrolments can only lead to an inevitable fall in tuition standards. "What we... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Unions get radical to save themselvesAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions get radical to save themselves
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government and an exodus of members, Australia's once mighty trade unions are secretly examining... Read more
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The Courier
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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The Young Witness
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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Western Advocate
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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Manning River Times
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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The North West Star
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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The Border Mail
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membershipAustralia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical ch
Unions to look at radical options to arrest declining membership
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's once all powerful trade unions are considering a raft of radical changes to their business model to attract new members as their industrial might wanes and with it their political clout. Under siege from a rampaging Turnbull government... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Disability service workers rally in Adelaide for better wagesMinda disability service workers rally in Adelaide for better wages; company sa
Disability service workers rally in Adelaide for better wages
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Minda disability service workers rally in Adelaide for better wages; company says it needs to be competitive About 150 workers from one of South Australia's largest disability services providers, Minda, have gathered at North Brighton to hold a... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Teys staff facing job cuts due to drought and live exportUP to 50 workers at Teys Australia's Rockhampton plant are expected to lose the
Teys staff facing job cuts due to drought and live export
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
UP to 50 workers at Teys Australia's Rockhampton plant are expected to lose their jobs in the next fortnight, with management this afternoon announcing redundancies at the local facility. Teys informed staff that it will further streamline its... Read more
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WA Today
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." A NSW police spokeswoman said officers boarded the vessel after being invited by the ship's captain to assist with... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." A NSW police spokeswoman said officers boarded the vessel after being invited by the ship's captain to assist with... Read more
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Manning River Times
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." A NSW police spokeswoman said officers boarded the vessel after being invited by the ship's captain to assist with... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." A NSW police spokeswoman said officers boarded the vessel after being invited by the ship's captain to assist with... Read more
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Western Advocate
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." A NSW police spokeswoman said officers boarded the vessel after being invited by the ship's captain to assist with... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." A NSW police spokeswoman said officers boarded the vessel after being invited by the ship's captain to assist with... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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Manning River Times
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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The North West Star
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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The Border Mail
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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The Courier
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." The seafarers had been protesting over their imminent dismissal by occupying the vessel and refusing to sail to... Read more
28 related stories
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The Age
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." It is the second time in a month that Australian seamen have been forcibly removed from ships operated by... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboardthey would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a compa
Armed police remove ship's Australian crew, escort replacements aboard
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
they would be brought off the ship afterwards. "I can't believe this — a company using police to get rid of Australian workers." It is the second time in a month that Australian seamen have been forcibly removed from ships operated by... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go aheadDeputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nat
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go ahead
Daily Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nationals to carry cargo between local ports. Workers could fall under foreign rules, so would not be covered by Australian workplace laws or wage requirements unless the... Read more
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Northern Star
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go aheadDeputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nat
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go ahead
Northern Star / Posted 10 days ago
Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nationals to carry cargo between local ports. Workers could fall under foreign rules, so would not be covered by Australian workplace laws or wage requirements unless the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go aheadDeputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nat
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go ahead
The Daily Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nationals to carry cargo between local ports. Workers could fall under foreign rules, so would not be covered by Australian workplace laws or wage requirements unless the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go aheadDeputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nat
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go ahead
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nationals to carry cargo between local ports. Workers could fall under foreign rules, so would not be covered by Australian workplace laws or wage requirements unless the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go aheadDeputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nat
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go ahead
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nationals to carry cargo between local ports. Workers could fall under foreign rules, so would not be covered by Australian workplace laws or wage requirements unless the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go aheadDeputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nat
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go ahead
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nationals to carry cargo between local ports. Workers could fall under foreign rules, so would not be covered by Australian workplace laws or wage requirements unless the... Read more
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News Mail
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go aheadDeputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nat
Almost 2000 jobs to disappear if shipping reforms go ahead
News Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss would allow more ships crewed by foreign nationals to carry cargo between local ports. Workers could fall under foreign rules, so would not be covered by Australian workplace laws or wage requirements unless the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mining - a Question of TargetsTinto, BHP Billiton and AngloGold Ashanti. The vast majority of these deaths, 2
Mining - a Question of Targets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Tinto, BHP Billiton and AngloGold Ashanti. The vast majority of these deaths, 244, were in SA. Eric Gcilitshana, National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) secretary for health and safety, says part of the reason fatalities are so high in SA is the "long... Read more
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The Courier
Sacked crew on CSL Melbourne stir new shipping jobs fightNewcastle last week. They have begun wearing T-shirts and have raised banners s
Sacked crew on CSL Melbourne stir new shipping jobs fight
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Newcastle last week. They have begun wearing T-shirts and have raised banners saying they were "sacked for being Aussie". Australia's industrial umpire on Wednesday ruled the industrial action illegal and has ordered the remaining crew members to... Read more
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The North West Star
A long way from the sea, the crew of the MV Portland drop anchor at Parliamentthe seafarers of the MV Portland have no intention of packing their sea chests
A long way from the sea, the crew of the MV Portland drop anchor at Parliament
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
the seafarers of the MV Portland have no intention of packing their sea chests and disappearing quietly. They and their union, the Maritime Union of Australia, have established a tent "jobs embassy" outside Canberra's Parliament House, where... Read more
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The Courier
A long way from the sea, the crew of the MV Portland drop anchor at Parliamentthe seafarers of the MV Portland have no intention of packing their sea chests
A long way from the sea, the crew of the MV Portland drop anchor at Parliament
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
the seafarers of the MV Portland have no intention of packing their sea chests and disappearing quietly. They and their union, the Maritime Union of Australia, have established a tent "jobs embassy" outside Canberra's Parliament House, where... Read more
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