Tuesday 25th Sep, 2018

Bulker banned over safety, wages issues

BAHAMAS-flagged bulker, MV Rena (9464780), has been banned from Australian ports for six months, after the Australian Maritime Safety Authority…
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Changing of the guard at Infrastructure Australia

INFRASTRUCTURE Australia has a new chair after the Commonwealth government appointed Julieanne Alroe to replace Mark Birrell who is retiring….
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Adelaide wharfies to vote on ‘protected action’ right

TENSIONS are mounting at Adelaide Container Terminal, with the Maritime Union having obtained the right to hold ballot its members…
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MUA rallies against foreign workers at Newcastle

THE Maritime Union of Australia rallied yesterday to draw attention to foreign workers they say had been flown in from…
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Q&A with CBFCA CEO Paul Damkjaer

THE Customs Brokers and Forwarders Council of Australia (CBFCA) saw a change of leadership in early July, with the announcement…
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Toll Group and Union prepare for talks

REPRESENTATIVES of Toll Group and the Transport Workers Union are set to hold talks this week in an effort to…
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Unions rally in Newcastle

MEMBERS of the Maritime Union and the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union staged a rally at Carrington, Newcastle on Tuesday. The…
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Vale Hanafi Rustandi

SEAFARING unions are mourning the loss of a well-respected figure after the sudden death of Hanafi Rustandi, ITF Asia-Pacific chair…
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