Australia's Workers Union articles over last 30 days

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2015/04/16 13:10
2015/04/16 13:10
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... far 61 percent of the 60,000 kilometer (23,000-square-mile) search area has been scoured off Australia's west coast. The remaining 39 percent would have been searched by the end of May, he...
2015/04/16 13:10
2015/04/16 13:10
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2015/04/16 09:55
2015/04/16 09:55
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... organised by critics of the Trans-Pacific Partnership on Thursday, Médecins Sans Frontières Australia's advocacy manager Jon Edwards said leaked chapters showed it granted pharmaceutical...
2015/04/14 07:10
2015/04/14 07:10
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... and the belief that a domino effect has begun among the struggling miners in Western Australia's Pilbara region. Atlas Iron was the first to fall in shutting its mines for now,...
2015/04/13 19:05
2015/04/13 19:05
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Union officials, the South Australian government and companies involved in Australia's naval shipbuilding industry will give evidence to a Senate inquiry at public hearings in Adelaide today. The...
2015/04/13 08:19
2015/04/13 08:19
5d
... impact of a strike that started at a warehouse in Melbourne's north will now be felt across Australia's eastern seaboard. Coles says the impact of a strike that started at a warehouse in...
2015/04/13 06:15
2015/04/13 06:15
5d
... a semi-professional musician from Paisley, near Glasgow, and an electrician who became a union rep on the Port Kembla wharves. Any musical education came from his father, who would...
2015/04/10 14:27
2015/04/10 14:27
8d
... audit report in light of yesterday's reports." What does the engineering industry say? Australia's senior engineering lobby group, Professionals Australia, has asked the Queensland...
2015/04/09 16:20
2015/04/09 16:20
9d
The wages of female workers will lag behind men's for years without drastic improvements to Australia's industrial relations system, the Victorian government warns. The wages of female workers will...
2015/04/09 01:05
2015/04/09 01:05
9d
... the 1980s. The only thing stopping a breakthrough at this attempt was the Reserve Bank of Australia's decision to leave the cash rate unchanged for another month, when many financial market...
2015/04/08 04:26
2015/04/08 04:26
10d
... vote yes, or no. Without it, the TPP could be torn apart by congressional amendments. Australia's Trade Minister Andrew Robb said he's seen little sign of recent progress on the TPA and...
2015/04/06 13:48
2015/04/06 13:48
12d
... not hold back his views on "soft" working conditions for bureaucrats and the need for cuts to union consultation when he went head to head with Community and Public Sector Union official Nadine...
2015/04/06 03:17
2015/04/06 03:17
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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...
2015/04/05 00:12
2015/04/05 00:12
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Older warehouse workers are being stood down without pay at Linfox sites across Melbourne, fanning fears the transport giant is forcing out permanent staff in favour of "churn-and-burn" casuals. John...
2015/04/03 22:28
2015/04/03 22:28
14d
... him he would reduce troop numbers stationed in West Papua. The PNG Prime Minister told Radio Australia's Pacific Beat program that Mr Yudhoyono had discussed this intention with him during a...
2015/04/03 16:55
2015/04/03 16:55
15d
... the future of penalty rates escalated over the Easter weekend, with business groups accusing union members of threatening boycotts against businesses involved in a campaign to cut rates. The...
2015/04/02 04:26
2015/04/02 04:26
16d
Australia with a backdrop of kitsch 1950s nostalgia, and with the appointment of Prince Philip as Australia's newest knight it is obvious the PM has missed the mark. At a time when the Government...
2015/03/31 15:19
2015/03/31 15:19
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Australia's biggest 900 companies claimed tax deductions and exemptions worth a total $25 billion last year – enough to wipe out two-thirds of the current federal budget deficit at a...
2015/03/31 02:26
2015/03/31 02:26
18d
... ringleaders of an organised drug syndicate in regional Victoria. The Ambulance Employees' Union says the Victorian Government needs to recruit more paramedics to reduce waiting times in...
2015/03/28 01:18
2015/03/28 01:18
21d
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...
2015/03/27 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...
2015/04/16 13:10
2015/04/16 13:10
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