Saturday May 31, 2008SYDNEY Kings owner Tim Johnston failed to attend an Industrial Relations Commission hearing yesterday, forcing the postponement of an inquiry into players' non-paid wages.
Saturday May 24, 2008DOCTORS have declared the Victorian Government's wages policy "dead, done and dusted" in the light of growing inflation, as they seek a big boost to their public-sector pay.
Wednesday May 21, 2008A GUEST worker scheme for South Pacific Islanders would not spark a right-wing backlash by undercutting local wages and conditions, Immigration Minister Chris Evans says.
Wednesday May 21, 2008A GUEST worker scheme for South Pacific Islanders will not spark a right-wing backlash by undercutting local wages and conditions, Immigration Minister Chris Evans says.
Monday May 12, 2008A RECURRING theme of current educational debate is what should be done about "underperforming" or even "failing" schools. Schemes to pay higher wages to "high-performing" teachers to work in such schools - as well as regular calls by politicians for improved "accountability" - reinforce the view that a number of schools fit this "underperforming" category. The latest State Government blueprint seems to be based on this same assumption.
Sunday May 11, 2008A SENIOR nurse at a major Sydney hospital altered patients' medical records to steal more than $70,000 in false wages.
Friday May 9, 2008TALK of a wages break-out is not borne out by the reality on the ground, despite all the lurid headlines.
Wednesday May 7, 2008Reduced demand may stave off another rate rise but blow-outs in goods and services prices and wages remain key risks.