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2014/04/17 10:16
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COMMENT: Perhaps the most telling aspect of the now infamous thank-you note that ended Barry O’Farrell’s premiership this week is that it was sent so soon after his bone-crushing election...
2014/04/17 10:16
2014/04/17 10:16
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2014/04/16 16:18
2014/04/16 16:18
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A VICTORIAN construction union has been banned from leaving cars or equipment near entrances to a $400 million wind farm after a costly industrial battle reignited. The Federal Court ordered the 200m...
2014/04/14 23:27
2014/04/14 23:27
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Industrial Relations About 200 Hunter region employees at rail haulage firm Aurizon have received details of a new enterprise agreement, likely to end a bitter pay dispute. A western Victorian...
2014/04/13 23:27
2014/04/13 23:27
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Queensland Environment Minister Andrew Powell says he is concerned the tailings dam at billionaire Clive Palmer's Yabulu nickel refinery near Townsville is overflowing. Environmental groups say they...
2014/04/13 14:55
2014/04/13 14:55
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A royal commission into union corruption and slush funds will uncover "dark secrets" that could raise uncomfortable questions for Opposition Leader Bill Shorten, a senior Liberal says. Government...
2014/04/12 01:55
2014/04/12 01:55
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The Abbott government is actively considering raising the pension age to 70 and changing indexation arrangements for the payments in the budget. The Abbott government is actively considering raising...
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...
2014/04/07 20:39
2014/04/07 20:39
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Royal Commission into trade union corruption begins Story Tools Related Items THEY will be the words every union in the country will be waiting to hear when Commissioner John Dyson Heydon AC QC and...
2014/04/06 21:17
2014/04/06 21:17
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LABOR leader Bill Shorten will call for his party to abandon its long-held requirement for members and candidates to be members of a trade union. The Opposition Leader will tell the Australian Labor...
2014/04/02 20:56
2014/04/02 20:56
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The Abbott government’s royal commission into alleged union corruption is focussing heavily on information from unions closely connected to Labor leader Bill Shorten in a bid to tangle the Opposition...
2014/04/02 16:17
2014/04/02 16:17
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BP says the emergence of large low-cost oil refineries in Asia is the reason for its decision to close its Brisbane operations, which could cost at least 350 jobs. The company will halt production at...
2014/04/02 13:05
2014/04/02 13:05
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... manufacturing jobs lost in one dayUpdated: 23:33, Wednesday April 2, 2014 More jobs are leaving Australia with 830 positions cut in just one day by three big employers. Only hours after BP and...
2014/03/27 00:55
2014/03/27 00:55
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One of the challenges Bill Shorten faces as Labor leader is how he and the ALP deal with the perception, and reality, of excessive union influence on the party. This is a problem at multiple levels....
2014/03/24 20:17
2014/03/24 20:17
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THE union movement has lost one of its brightest stars after Paul Howes quit as head of the Australian Workers’ Union. The 32-year-old, often touted as a future political leader, would not rule out...
2014/03/24 06:43
2014/03/24 06:43
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The federal government, preparing for a backlash from tens of thousands of Australians who will miss out on the ballot to attend the centenary Anzac Day services at Gallipoli next year, is arranging a...
2014/03/24 04:55
2014/03/24 04:55
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Things look pretty bleak for Australia’s trade union movement. It’s about to receive a public lashing from the government’s royal commission into union corruption. The movement’s key powerbroker and...
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2014/03/24 02:12
2014/03/24 02:12
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This morning I advised the National Executive of my decision to step down as national secretary of our union in July. This morning I advised the National Executive of my decision to step down as...
2014/03/24 02:05
2014/03/24 02:05
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Union boss Howes calls its quitsUpdated: 12:11, Monday March 24, 2014 Australian Workers' Union national secretary Paul Howes has confirmed he will step down from his role in July, but not to run for...
2014/03/23 23:26
2014/03/23 23:26
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Paul Howes expected to quit as AWU national secretary Prominent union boss Paul Howes is expected to quit his job as national secretary of the Australian Workers Union. Mr Howes has not responded to...
2014/03/23 23:18
2014/03/23 23:18
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AUSTRALIAN Workers’ Union boss Paul Howes is expected to quit the union movement and seek a job in the corporate sector. Fairfax has reported the AWU national secretary will make an announcement on...
2014/04/17 10:16
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