Friday 16th Nov, 2018

Newcastle consultant fees prompt spending row

FIGURES showing consultants received almost $25m to help facilitate the private lease of the Port of Newcastle has prompted a…
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ACCC report ignites infrastructure fee debate

PUBLICATION of the ACCC’s Container Stevedore Monitoring Report has prompted debate over the implementation of fees imposed on transport companies…
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Strike confirmed for pilot cutters

A STOPPAGE by workers on pilot cutters at Ports Botany and Jackson is underway, the Maritime Union has confirmed. An…
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MUA defends impending IR action

PLANS for industrial action at Ports Jackson and Botany this week have been defended by the Maritime Union of Australia….
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Cutter crews to down tools in Sydney

CREW members of pilot cutters at Ports Jackson and Botany are to down tools for 24 hours from this Tuesday…
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Union and Svitzer head to the Fair Work Commission

TUG company Svitzer and two unions headed to the Fair Work Commission in Sydney this week in an effort to resolve a…
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