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Labor win a golden opportunity for NSW Workers

March 27, 2023 1:43 pm Published by

The election of a new NSW Labor Government presents a golden opportunity not only for the state's public sector workers to receive fair pay raises and better working conditions but also for the state’s critical manufacturing industry.

Funding increase needed to protect Australia’s smelters

March 23, 2023 1:52 pm Published by

Getting the Federal Government’s overhauled Safeguard Mechanism right is essential to ensure Australian businesses are not disadvantaged compared to international competitors, and that emissions are not just sent overseas at the expense of local jobs.

AWU fights Santos for fair wage increase

March 22, 2023 6:13 pm Published by

AWU members in the Cooper Basin are digging in against Santos after it offered them a series of substandard enterprise agreements – stripped of conditions and with limited pay rises – in a take-it-or-leave-it situation that has workers seeing red.