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Gender diversity gap narrows with more outstanding FWC appointment

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Energy, English, Industry, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Gender diversity gap narrows with more outstanding FWC appointment

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: Gender diversity gap narrows with more outstanding FWC appointment RESOURCE industry employer group AMMA welcomes today’s Fair Work Commission appointments.AMMA Chief Executive Steve Knott said the Minister for Employment and Women has continued her approach of appointing high-calibre, well-qualified, professional and experienced […]

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Australia to lose out from militant ‘super’ union merger: AMMA

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Commerce, Economics, Energy, English, Industry, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Unions  /  Comments Off on Australia to lose out from militant ‘super’ union merger: AMMA

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: Australia to lose out from militant ‘super’ union merger: AMMA THE long-threatened process of merging as one militant ‘super’ union by the CFMEU, MUA and TCFUA has formally commenced.AMMA has confirmed its interest in the proceedings to the application made on 20 […]

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Skilled migration changes will hold Australia back

By   /  June 26, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Economics, Energy, English, Industry, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Skilled migration changes will hold Australia back

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: Skilled migration changes will hold Australia back Resources and energy employer group AMMA has voiced industry concern that impulsive changes to skilled migration occupation changes that come into effect 1 July 2017 will inevitably cost Australian jobs and drive up energy prices.In […]

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Resource industry leaders surf the ‘tsunami of change’

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Commerce, Economics, English, Industry, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Resource industry leaders surf the ‘tsunami of change’

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: Resource industry leaders surf the ‘tsunami of change’ RESOURCE SECTOR leaders are meeting in Melbourne today as Australian industry faces a tsunami of work change.AMMA chief executive Steve Knott said resource employers have been riding this wave of transformation for some time, […]

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The time has come to get behind the Carmichael projects

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Economics, Energy, English, Industry, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on The time has come to get behind the Carmichael projects

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: The time has come to get behind the Carmichael projects AMMA thanks the Adani board for its investment and confidence in Australia to deliver the Carmichael mine and rail projects.“The Adani Group reaching Final Investment Decision for the Carmichael mine and rail […]

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ExxonMobil Australia Chairman Richard Owen named new AMMA President

By   /  May 30, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Commerce, Energy, English, Industry, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on ExxonMobil Australia Chairman Richard Owen named new AMMA President

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: ExxonMobil Australia Chairman Richard Owen named new AMMA President HIGHLY-EXPERIENCED resource industry executive and current ExxonMobil Australia Chairman Richard Owen has been appointed President of AMMA’s Board of Directors.Mr Owen brings to the role more than 30 years’ experience in the hydrocarbons […]

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AMMA congratulates Andrew and Nicola Forrest on record-breaking generosity

By   /  May 22, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, English, Industry, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on AMMA congratulates Andrew and Nicola Forrest on record-breaking generosity

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: AMMA congratulates Andrew and Nicola Forrest on record-breaking generosity AMMA chief executive Steve Knott congratulates mining identity Andrew “Twiggy” Forrest and his wife Nicola on their overwhelmingly generous philanthropic donation of $400 million. Continuing the Forrests’ many years of exceptional philanthropy, the […]

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Skilled migration must stop being fodder for cheap politics

By   /  April 18, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Economics, English, Industry, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Skilled migration must stop being fodder for cheap politics

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: Skilled migration must stop being fodder for cheap politics Statement by Tara Diamond, Acting Chief Executive RESOURCE industry employers welcome any Australian Government moving to ensure our nation’s skilled migration systems are fit for our current economic circumstances and have the full […]

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Dysfunction continues – another Fair Work tribunal member tenders early resignation

By   /  March 24, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, English, Industry, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Unions  /  Comments Off on Dysfunction continues – another Fair Work tribunal member tenders early resignation

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: Dysfunction continues – another Fair Work tribunal member tenders early resignation Statement by Steve Knott AM, AMMA Chief Executive  TODAY another presidential-level member of the Fair Work Commission, Senior Deputy President Jennifer Acton, has tendered her resignation before reaching statutory retirement age. […]

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New appointments tick multiple boxes for the Fair Work Commission

By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Commerce, English, Industry, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Unions  /  Comments Off on New appointments tick multiple boxes for the Fair Work Commission

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: New appointments tick multiple boxes for the Fair Work Commission Statement by Steve Knott AM, Chief Executive  AMMA welcomes the Australian Government today making three exceptional appointments to Australia’s national employment tribunal, the Fair Work Commission (FWC). The appointment to Deputy President […]

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Misguided activism toward Adani again misses the point

By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Commerce, Economics, English, Industry, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Misguided activism toward Adani again misses the point

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: Misguided activism toward Adani again misses the point THE LATEST campaign by activists seeking to derail Adani’s proposed Queensland Carmichael Coal Project has again missed the point by using the signatories of dozens of successful, well-paid Australian identities to argue against a […]

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Is Bill Shorten intending to deliver the ACTU its wish list of reforms?

By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7, AMMA, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Commerce, Economics, English, Industry, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Is Bill Shorten intending to deliver the ACTU its wish list of reforms?

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Headline: Is Bill Shorten intending to deliver the ACTU its wish list of reforms? FOLLOWING the Opposition Leader’s cryptic response to new ACTU Secretary Sally McManus’s controversial comments, Australia’s resource employers are calling on Bill Shorten to clarify which ‘bad’ workplace relations laws […]

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