Wednesday 24th Oct, 2018

Coles and union do a deal on safety

SUPERMARKET giant Coles and the Transport Workers Union have confirmed signing two ‘statements of principles’ ensuring safe and fair conditions…
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Mariners need more pay say global labour rights groups

NAUTILUS International and the International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) are to call for a rise in monthly pay for the…
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Rotterdam rules and E-Commerce

Article by Stuart Hetherington and Professor Tomotaka Fujita

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FWC ruling reinforces importance of communicating standards

EMPLOYERS have been served a “critical reminder” about clearly communicating workplace behaviour policies with staff following a recent Fair Work…
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VTA seeks heavy vehicle licencing review

A REVIEW of Victoria’s heavy vehicle licensing system is in order as a means of improving skills and lifting standards….
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Import cargo reporting system to evolve to address security risk

FREIGHT & Trade Alliance (FTA), the Australian Peak Shippers Association (APSA) and ICHCA Australia brought the world’s experts on international…
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UAE signs memorandum with ITF to protect seafarers

The federation and the UAE agreed to work together to protect seafarers’ rights