IN THE news this week: the MUA has announced industrial action at all four DP World container terminals in Australia.

The industrial action, which is in connection to ongoing EBA negotiations, includes work bans and work stoppages of up to 24 hours.

Also in the news, AMSA has banned a containership for 90 days after discovering serious and ongoing deficiencies in maintenance.

And finally Aurizon announced the commencement of a regular east coast container rail service.

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