Sunday 22nd Apr, 2018
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1998 Waterfront Dispute: Looking back at the waterfront dispute

A Q&A with Sandy Galbraith, who was Melbourne Bureau Chief of Lloyd’s List Australia at the time of the waterfront dispute.

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More strikes loom at Lyttelton

THE Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) has issued a five-day strike notice for its workers at Lyttelton Port of…
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ALC condemns MUA’s “union anniversary party”

THE Australian Logistics Council has condemned the Maritime Union’s strike at Melbourne’s Webb Dock, saying businesses should not pay for…
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Maritime Union to strike at Melbourne’s Webb Dock

MUA members in Melbourne have notified Qube of a four-day strike starting tomorrow (Thursday 5 April) at 7am at Webb…
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: MSC response to Kia Ora ban

Sir, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company is a responsible employer and would like to make clear that it does not oversee…
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DCN special reports available for download

ONLINE readers of Daily Cargo News now have the option of downloading our special reports. Our special reports, which feature…
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Wharfies down tools at Hutchison’s Sydney terminal

MARITIME Union workers have walked off the job at Hutchison’s Sydney International Container Terminal at Port Botany. A memo from Hutchison…
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Waterfront strife continues at Lyttelton, shipping interrupted again

STRIKES were set to begin anew last night at midnight at Lyttelton Port of Christchurch and the Rail and Maritime…
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