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Soaring power prices under privatisation heaps more pain on Australia’s growing class of ‘working poor’

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A new report today from the Australia Institute is the latest to confirm that privatising energy assets significantly drives up power prices.

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MUA Fights For Members’ Jobs Following Departure Of CSL Thevenard From The Australian Coast

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The MUA has won key concessions from ship operator CSL in the wake of the recent departure of the CSL Thevenard from the Australian coast.

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ACTU Media Release: Turnbull Needs to Address Real Threats to National Security

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The Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport have published a report which raises serious concerns about the increase in the use of so-call Flag of Convenience in shipping in Australia.

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Australian Senate Inquiry Finds Flag of Convenience Shipping Poses Serious Risks To National Security

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The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) says the Turnbull Government can no longer ignore its national security responsibilities in the wake of damning findings today by the Senate Inquiry into Flag of Convenience (FOC) Shipping.

 

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