Super Union Will Change Construction Landscape
Whether it be for bringing the nation’s ports to a standstill in 1998 or being slammed for rampant disregard for the law in the Royal Commission...
Australian Construction Costs Under Massive Pressure
Developers and builders throughout Australia are being warned to allow for cost blowouts on major construction projects the likes of which we have not seen in...
Labor Announces Federal Corruption Watchdog Plan
This Australia could be set for a federal anti-corruption watchdog depending on the next federal election result after Labor announced its intention to establish an anti-corruption...
Almost 34,000 Positions Unfilled in Alberta
Employers are having a hard time filling jobs in Alberta, which could be another of sign of economic recovery in the province, according to the Canadian...
Labor Plans to Act on Flammable Panels
Labor says it would extend its proposed ban on importing highly flammable cladding panels to prohibit the sale and use of locally produced materials.
Casual Workers Make Airports Unsafe: TWU
A leading transport union has slammed security measures at the nation's airports saying a high turnover of staff means workers without security clearance are being granted...
The Politics of Affordable Housing in New Zealand
In New Zealand, Labour stands in opposition to the National Party (the incumbent government) and has done since 2008.
Turnbull Plans Union Crackdown
Unions could be deregistered for being "dysfunctional" and union officials banned under a new wave of industrial laws.
Labor Takes Aim at Phoenix Company Operators
Directors of companies in Australia will need to obtain unique identification number and would be required to provide identification under a new plan put forward by...
Labor's Rail Plan Leaves a $20b Black Hole
There's a $20 billion black hole in the federal opposition's plan for two rail projects in Sydney's west, the Turnbull government says.
Large Number of Retirements to Hold-back N.L.’s Construction Sector
The latest labour market forecast by BuildForce Canada is raising some concerns for the construction industry in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Abbott on Energy Warpath: Labor
Federal Labor says Tony Abbott is on the warpath, and might sink the Turnbull government's proposed national energy guarantee policy.