Dick and Burke double act may get mining money moving elsewhere

Dick and Burke double act may get mining money moving elsewhere

Government moves hurting mining investment

Hogsback

22 FEBRUARY 2024
MCA weighs-in on multi-employer bargaining case

MCA weighs-in on multi-employer bargaining case

Fears case may create a precedent that will affect other mines

Sustainability

15 FEBRUARY 2024
Power, labour, permitting hurt Australia's nickel push

Power, labour, permitting hurt Australia's nickel push

Indonesia's dominance offers clear lessons

Development

12 FEBRUARY 2024
IR amendments protect contractors but create bigger problems

IR amendments protect contractors but create bigger problems

Fears the amendments will extend the IR laws reach further than originally intended

Fleet

28 NOVEMBER 2023
Unscheduled rapid disassembly over IR

Unscheduled rapid disassembly over IR

Fertiliser hits the ventilator over IR stoush

Sustainability

23 NOVEMBER 2023
Mining contractors may escape SJSP trap

Mining contractors may escape SJSP trap

Amendment looks likely to get specialist contractors out of the SJSP provisions

Fleet

22 NOVEMBER 2023
Killing Australia's mining competitiveness with SJSP's song

Killing Australia's mining competitiveness with SJSP's song

Tony Burke still refusing to accept many of the miners' concerns

Sustainability

30 OCTOBER 2023
Bureaucrats confirm contractors in the gun with SJSP laws

Bureaucrats confirm contractors in the gun with SJSP laws

Despite protests to the contrary, officials confirm contractors will likely be caught

Sustainability

25 OCTOBER 2023
Productivity fears as federal IR laws go to parliament

Productivity fears as federal IR laws go to parliament

Fears laws will restrict investment just when it is needed

Sustainability

04 SEPTEMBER 2023
Contractor concerns with SJSP

Contractor concerns with SJSP

Fears the laws go too far

Sustainability

21 JUNE 2023
MCA wants Burke to split the bill

MCA wants Burke to split the bill

Wants bill split in two with controversial parts such as multi-employer bargaining considered later

Sustainability

07 NOVEMBER 2022
Bargaining blue

Bargaining blue

Multi-party agreements. It's so 1970s

Hogsback

03 NOVEMBER 2022