Christian Porter has suggested company directors could be disqualified from sitting on boards for underpayment of workers and endorsed union calls for a new small claims process to grant compensation.
Many businesses make the calculation that ripping off workers and getting caught will still be cheaper than paying them correctly in the first place. Sally McManus, ACTU We would raise questions about
The unions have blasted Labor for siding with the government on new free trade deals, accusing the party of abandoning workers and the ALP’s national platform. Labor agreed to support the trade agreements
Labor MPs are pushing back against supporting a new free-trade agreement with Indonesia that is at odds with the party’s official platform, as the unions ramp up pressure to try to block the deal. While
Labor has flagged it will likely support the passage of new free trade agreements with Indonesia, Hong Kong and Peru, but has reassured unions it will seek concessions on labour market access before giving
Clive Palmer’s $60m in spending at the 2019 election shows Australia needs caps on political expenditure – not just donations – a group of civil society organisations has warned. The group, led by the
(CANBERRA, Australia) — Thousands of protesters gathered Friday at rallies around Australia as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit
Thousands of protesters gathered Friday at rallies around Australia as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York. Some the