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MIL-OSI Australia: Resources employers congratulate Kelly O’Dwyer on stellar political career

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, AMMA, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, Industry, KB, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Politics, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Resources employers congratulate Kelly O’Dwyer on stellar political career

Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA AUSTRALIAN Resources and Energy Group AMMA thanks the Hon. Kelly O’Dwyer for her service to the industry and the nation, following Saturday’s announcement she would leave politics at the next Federal Election. Minister O’Dwyer has been a strong supporter of AMMA, its members and the Australian resources […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: The Queensland Government should stand up for the state’s coal industry

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, AMMA, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Australian State Governments, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, Industry, Investment, KB, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: The Queensland Government should stand up for the state’s coal industry

Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA THE Queensland Government should stand up for the state’s coal industry, a sector responsible for at least 20,000 local jobs and $3.8 million in annual royalties, not kow-tow to disruptive activist groups hell-bent on stopping new projects, says Australian Resources and Energy Group AMMA. AMMA particularly calls […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Do the right thing Minister, support Taratahi students and staff

By   /  January 9, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, Employment, English, General staff, ITPs, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Trade, United States of America, vocational education and training  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Do the right thing Minister, support Taratahi students and staff

Source: Tertiary Education Union Following the news yesterday that people working at the Taratahi Institute of Agriculture could be forced to go without pay, the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) called on the Minister to step in immediately to support those affected and their families.  “It is simply not right that the people who commit their working lives […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Taratahi liquidation shows time for change is now

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, CTF, Culture, DJF, Education, Employment, English, General staff, ITPs, KB, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Taratahi liquidation shows time for change is now

Source: Tertiary Education Union Confirmation today that the Taratahi Institute of Agriculture [1] is to be liquidated proves that the tertiary education sector needs urgent reform – and that the tens of thousands of people that dedicate their working lives to teaching others need to be better supported when government policy fails so demonstrably. Education Minister Chris […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Historic minimum wage announcement a huge relief for working Kiwis

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Council Of Trade Unions, CTF, DJF, Employment Issues, English, Health, KB, Labour, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Historic minimum wage announcement a huge relief for working Kiwis

Source: Council of Trade Unions – CTU After decades of working Kiwi’s incomes declining relative to the slice of income taken by shareholders, the Government has announced a plan that will help catch wages up, said Council of Trade Unions President Richard Wagstaff. “The historic increase to the minimum wage from the 1st of April […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Changes to migrant labour system for employers welcomed

By   /  December 18, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Council Of Trade Unions, CTF, DJF, Employment, Employment Issues, English, KB, Labour, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Changes to migrant labour system for employers welcomed

Source: Council of Trade Unions – CTU Council of Trade Unions President Richard Wagstaff today welcomed the opening of a consultation process on changes for employers wanting to hire people on migrant work visas. “We have seen increasingly visible and shocking exploitation of people who have come to New Zealand to work under migrant visas […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Wellbeing of working people welcome budget focus

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Council Of Trade Unions, CTF, DJF, Employment, Employment Issues, English, Environment, Fiscal Updates, Health, Immigration, KB, Labour, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Taxation, Technology, Trade, Unions, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Wellbeing of working people welcome budget focus

Source: Council of Trade Unions – CTU Council of Trade Unions (CTU) Economist Bill Rosenberg applauded the new approach to Government Budgets, as described in the Budget Policy Statement this afternoon, for taking into account the wellbeing of working people and their families. “Fiscal responsibility is much more than balancing the financial position of the […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Employers welcome additional ABCC resources

By   /  December 12, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, AMMA, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Industry, Investment, Justice, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Employers welcome additional ABCC resources

Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA Additional resources for the construction watchdog highlight the stark reality of the drain on employers and the national economy from unions’ recidivist law-breaking behaviour, says Australian Resources and Energy Group AMMA. Employers commend Minister for Jobs and Industrial Relations Kelly O’Dwyer for taking action to incentivise compliance […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Government seeks to clarify casual employment

By   /  December 11, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, AMMA, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, Industry, Justice, KB, law, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Government seeks to clarify casual employment

Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA The Australian Government has today sought to clarify the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees in relation to the application of Australia’s workplace laws regarding casual employment. The proposed new regulation clarifies that if a loading has been paid to casual employees in lieu of entitlements […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: New appointments to lift the Fair Work Commission

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, AMMA, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Mines and Metals Association, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, Industry, KB, law, Legal, Media releases, MIL OSI, Mining, New South Wales, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: New appointments to lift the Fair Work Commission

Source: Australian Mines and Metals Association – AMMA AUSTRALIAN Resources and Energy Group AMMA welcomes the appointment of six new members to the Fair Work Commission and the promotion of Commissioner Tony Saunders to Deputy President. Minister for Women, Jobs and Industrial Relations Kelly O’Dwyer today announced the appointments of Gerard Boyce, Bryce Cross, Nicholas […]

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