The union movement has played an important role in our history as a nation. Read more.
A swim school franchise network that underpaid its staff across a six-year period is required to implement extensive measures to ensure compliance with workplace laws, after signing up to an Enforceable Undertaking (EU) with the Fair Work Ombudsman. Read more.
This week, the Federal Government announced changes to the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) in response to the lack of infrastructure projects being funded since its inception three years ago. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has cautioned the State Government against bringing forward its proposed waste levy and instead continue to work with industry partners on providing sustainable long-term solutions. Read more.
Queensland’s transition, from the resources construction boom to a more diversified service-based economy, is doing much more for gender diversity than perhaps the many targeted initiatives to tackle the problem of inequality. Read more.
The Australian Council of Trade Unions’ (ACTU) plan to end enterprise bargaining has surprised businesses as unions reach for relevance. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has expressed disappointment that small businesses continue to absorb a raft of new taxes whilst the number of State Government workers grows at an unsustainable rate. Read more.
Unions will campaign ahead of this year's state election for the Andrews government to make ‘wage theft’ a crime and punishable by up to 10 years in jail. Read more.