THE resource sector is deeply concerned at the State Government’s plans to impose “punitive over-regulation” on fly-in fly-out (FIFO) work in regional Queensland, with moves to retrospectively change FIFO rules for existing projects particularly risky […]

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Industry is warning Malcolm Turnbull he will be unable to pass legislation to revive the Australian Building and Construction Commission for another three-year parliamentary term unless he calls a double-dissolution election. […]

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British conglomerate Swire and Norwegian firm DOF Subsea have signed workplace agreements with more than 100 offshore maritime workers despite union attempts to stymie the deal. …The workplace agreements were negotiated […]

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Opinion piece by AMMA chief executive Steve Knott. After almost two years of frustrated attempts to improve Labor’s over-regulated and job inhibiting workplace relations laws, the Turnbull government […]

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