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    ITF Aviation Briefing: December 2010

    December 20

    This Aviation Briefing is a compilation of general aviation information we are collecting on a regular basis. In order to keep it as up-to-date as possible, it is sent out in English and by email only. Should you find an article which is of particular interest to you, please contact the Secretariat and we will try and either find it in your language or have it translated for you, exceptionally (time and resources permitting) 

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    WorkChoices is alive and well under Liberals in Western Australia, say unions

    December 20

    WorkChoices is on the way back in Western Australia following the release of a long-awaited review of the state’s industrial relations system, say unions.

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    Transport workers' strike approved before talks

    December 10

    Workers at the centre of an important Fair Work Australia case have won the right to take indefinite strike action from next week.

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    Unions in Australia protest jailings of Vietnamese labour activists

    December 10

    Australian unionists should support the three imprisoned Vietnamese labour activists by joining a LabourStart email campaign, which has already sent more than 4000 protests to the Vietnamese government, the ACTU Executive resolved last week.

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    TWU wins 14% wage increase for transport workers

    November 25

    The Transport Workers Union has secured above-inflation wages rises of between 14 and 21 per cent for air freight workers.

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    ALL AIRLINES COMING TO AUSTRALIA SHOULD FACE CARBON LEVY

    October 15

     The Transport Workers Union has backed Qantas’s concerns over the introduction of a proposed carbon tax, and has called for a level playing field in the aviation industry to ensure Australian airlines are not adversely affected by overseas competition.