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    Qantas warned of mid-year strikes

    March 29

    QANTAS is bracing for months of fraught negotiations, with union leaders threatening company-wide strikes in the middle of the year.

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    TNT workers win in new EBA

    March 29

    THE ACTU has claimed a victory in its efforts to spread contentious job security clauses across the workforce, after TNT agreed to a new enterprise bargain that pays outside labour the same rates as direct employees.

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    Joyce takes on unions over job security

    March 26

    If you were to believe the nation's trade union leaders, the confrontation between Qantas and the labour movement is not only shaping as this year's biggest workplace dispute, it threatens to escalate into the most serious industrial fight since John Howard took on the maritime union in 1998.

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    $1m to pursue union 'a waste'

    March 24

    The workplace regulator has been accused of wasting more than $1 million in taxpayer funds while prosecuting a union over strike action that was already being pursued by Qantas.

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    Strike threat to holiday flights

    March 24

    Up to 3000 Qantas workers at Brisbane Airport are threatening to walk off the job during the July school holidays if the airline fails to meet their demands in a new enterprise agreement.

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    Qantas overloaded aircraft

    March 23

    An overloaded Qantas Airbus A330 flying from Sydney to Hong Kong was a risk to flight safety, air investigators have found.