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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 13:55
2015/03/27 13:55
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Tony Abbott's trade union royal commission has demanded the ALP hand over sensitive details about Bill Shorten's union power base as the commission turns its sights on the rorting of power within the...
2015/03/25 09:24
2015/03/25 09:24
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Twiggy Forrest's call on the mining majors to "start acting like grown-ups" has raised alarm bells with the competition regulator. Photo: Geoff Jones Fortescue Metals has defended Andrew 'Twiggy'...
2015/03/20 14:46
2015/03/20 14:46
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NSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley says a Labor government in NSW would impose a statewide moratorium on coal seam gas activity. Photo: Joosep Martinson Santos has been left stunned by a pledge by NSW...
2015/03/18 06:59
2015/03/18 06:59
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Bill Shorten's push for ALP reform has been thwarted in his home state of Victoria. EXCLUSIVE Opposition Leader Bill Shorten's push for reform of the ALP has been thwarted in his home state of...
2015/03/17 02:55
2015/03/17 02:55
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One really has to wonder whether Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane and Environment Minister Greg Hunt are on separate planets. During the last fortnight Hunt has been telling anyone who’ll listen that...
2015/03/13 21:05
2015/03/13 21:05
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Remote, sparsely populated and geologically stable areas are the most viable locations to store radioactive waste. Councils interested in housing Australia's radioactive waste dump have complained...
2015/03/11 14:12
2015/03/11 14:12
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MORE than 150 John Valves workers took their frustrations to the streets of Melbourne yesterday, staging a vocal protest outside the offices of liquidator Carson & McLellan PPB. MORE than 150 John...
2015/03/11 12:28
2015/03/11 12:28
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UNION officials say they want to strengthen the mining workforce in Mount Isa after Glencore employees voted in favour of a new enterprise agreement. UNION officials say they want to strengthen the...
2015/03/10 08:24
2015/03/10 08:24
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Big miners are defending ramping up operations even as global iron ore prices tumble. Photo: Louie Douvis The man in charge of Rio Tinto's massive iron ore business, Andrew Harding, has told smaller...
2015/03/09 22:26
2015/03/09 22:26
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Queensland senator Joe Ludwig to resign at next election Queensland Labor senator and former Rudd and Gillard cabinet minister Joe Ludwig has announced he will not run in the next federal...
2015/03/09 07:05
2015/03/09 07:05
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Thousands of Alcoa workers in Western Australia face an uncertain future as the global aluminium giant conducts a major review of its smelting and refining operations. The US-based giant is reviewing...
2015/03/05 23:26
2015/03/05 23:26
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TONY JONES, PRESENTER: One of the key moments of tonight's extraordinary developments was the announcement that the Australian Workers Union had lost confidence in Kevin Rudd and was backing a move to...
2015/03/05 00:44
2015/03/05 00:44
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Woodville North A woman is in hospital after being hit on the head, apparently with a sledgehammer, and her handbag stolen in an attack in Adelaide's north-west. Two men are charged with murdering a...
2015/03/04 05:55
2015/03/04 05:55
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The Australian Workers Union has adopted domestic violence as a workplace issue and will for the first time include a domestic violence leave clause in its model agreement. The Australian Workers...
2015/03/03 11:27
2015/03/03 11:27
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AN Australian Workers’ Union resolution demanding a parliamentary inquiry into Rio Tinto and BHP’s iron ore practices is baseless grandstanding, the Minerals Council of Australia says. MEETING: The...
2015/03/03 05:21
2015/03/03 05:21
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Industry Super Australia (ISA) has again raised the question of Australia's high net worth individuals operating Self-Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSFs) being subject to greater scrutiny over the...
2015/03/03 00:18
2015/03/03 00:18
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FORMER prime minister Bob Hawke is expected to join a line-up of Labor faithful predicting federal electoral success when he addresses the Australian Workers' Union conference on Tuesday. THE...
2015/03/02 13:05
2015/03/02 13:05
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Big business is concerned that federal Labor's plan to close multinational tax loopholes will slow economic growth. In what shadow treasurer Chris Bowen described as an 'opening salvo in the battle...
2015/03/02 12:55
2015/03/02 12:55
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Bill Shorten has a plan to get Labor back in government: tell the truth. But he's conceded this could be challenging for the federal Labor party. Speaking at the Australian Workers' Union national...
2015/03/28 01:18
2015/03/28 01:18
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