Tag results for: unions
How much control do mining bosses want?
Calls by Mines industry boss to reform Fair Work Australia will nobble the umpire.
Dear Federal Minister For All Things,
Fair Work Australia Appointments
Australian business really knows no shame.
I am referring to the members of the Australian Mines and Metals Association as represented by the Chief Executive Steve Knott.
Mr Knott recently called for the review and reform of the Government's appointment process for members of Fair Work Australia on the basis that:
- Recent appointments have been "extremely partisan";
- There is a distinct lack of "any real life private sector experience in running a business"... Read full article »
Vic Govt. vs the unions. Is this what fair bargaining amounts to?
The private correspondence between the Minister for All Things and the Labour Lawyer reveals the real agenda.
Dear Minister for All Things,
Victorian Government Wages Policy
I am puzzled by the Victorian Government's stance on negotiations with public sector unions covering police, teachers, principals and assistant principals, public servants and nurses.
The Government's proposed wage increase for all these public sector employees is limited to 2.5% per annum. Any increase above 2.5% is to be paid for by money taken back from the employees. Accordingly, the real money increase is limited...Read full article »