TWU

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    Qantas Workers and the Australian Public Deserve A Great Airline

    May 30

    The militant and arrogant culture of Qantas management has been laid bare by their recent actions towards their staff and the Australian public and this culture must change if we are to continue to have an Australian aviation industry and decent jobs in the future. That’s according to Tony Sheldon, National Secretary of the Transport Workers Union (TWU).

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    ABS Release: Employee Earnings, Benefits and Trade Union Membership - 38/2012

    May 29

    Dear Colleagues

    The ABS released Employee Earnings, Benefits and Trade Union Membership (EEBTUM) today, which outlines the latest trade union membership figures from August 2011. The results from the release are positive.

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    Bus Drivers Call for Conductors

    May 29

    Bus drivers want the return of bus conductors in southeast Queensland to sort out Fare dodging school kids.

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    Labor Needs Union Support More Than Ever

    May 29

    The federal opposition, business interests and conservative sections of the media are the most disciplined forces to have united against a Labor government in many years, ALP national secretary George Wright says.

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    Jetstar to defend Thai cabin crew case

    May 28

    SYDNEY, May 28 AAP - Jetstar says it will fight in court claims it is allowing cabin crew recruited from Thailand to work on domestic routes at cheaper rates of pay than Australian staff.

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    TWU UPS workers to ballot on protected action

    May 28

    After extensive consultation with Transport Workers’ Union UPS officials and delegates, our UPS members have asked us to proceed with an application for protected action ballot orders.