Science & Medical

New hope for people with diabetes

* Discovery may help reduce renal failure in those with diabetic kidney disease * Could help millions of people with diabetes manage complications * Collaboration between Monash University......
Industrial Relations

Wongawilli miners vote for industrial action to improve conditions

CFMEU Mining and Energy
18 December 2018 '100% casualised, underpaid, stood over' Wongawilli miners vote for industrial action to improve conditions Mineworkers at Wongawilli Colliery have voted to take industrial......
Industrial Relations

DPW walks away from negotiations and won't walk back

Maritime Union of Australia
The Maritime Union of Australia has today condemned the actions of global stevedore DP World for their bad faith approach to bargaining a new agreement for 1800 wharfies. At the last round of......
Industrial Relations

THE BIG AUSSIE WAGE Stagnation hangover

Career Crowd Thinkers
The TOP 5 PROFESSIONAL CAREER TRENDS KICKING OFF 2019 As 20 somethings push past the "National Wage stagnation hangover", Baby Boomers Generation X, Y and Z look down wind for a "career leg......
Industrial Relations

Indigenous soldier wins people award

MEDIA RELEASE Indigenous soldier wins people award November 30 An Indigenous soldier was announced as the 2018 winner of the HR Diversity Champion Award in Melbourne on Thursday, at a gala......
Industrial Relations


The banking royal commission has clearly demonstrated that industry super funds have a solid governance model that Australia's retail banks would be well served to emulate, CFMEU Queensland state......
Industrial Relations

Unions reject "historic" forestry agreement as a sham to mislead consumers

Construction Forestry Maritime Mining and Energy Union
A claim that the Forest Stewardship Council has reached a "historic" deal that unites "timber companies, unionists and green groups on how forestry should be conducted in Australia" has been......