NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet defends government decision to slap unions with a $ 55k fine to stop illegal strike action

Premier Dominic Perrottet has defended the government’s plan to increase fines to unions of essential workers such as those in transport, teachers, nurses and midwives. NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet has defended the government’s plan to increase fines for illegal industrial amid plans by nurses and teachers to walk off the job next week. Unions could … Read more

Staff at UK’s busiest airport vote to strike – as rail services see second day of action – Channel 4 News

Staff at UK’s busiest airport vote to strike – as rail services see second day of actionChannel 4 News British Airways Heathrow staff back summer strikes over payBBC British Airways staff vote spells ‘summer of strikes’ at London’s HeathrowReuters BA workers at Heathrow vote to join summer strikes | ITV NewsITV News British Airways Workers … Read more

NSW nurses and midwives to strike next Tuesday in response to budget

Nurses and midwives across NSW will walk off the job next week in protest of the state government’s recent budget announcements. Key points: It is the third strike by the Nurses and Midwives union this year Health workers want pay rises in line with inflation and for staff-to-patient requirements A union spokesperson says further union … Read more

Gravitas: Britain faces biggest railway strike in 30 years – WION

Gravitas: Britain faces biggest railway strike in 30 yearsWION Rail strikes and labor shortages are hurting the UK economyCNN Train strikes: Commuter demands bus driver opens doorsSky News More Than a Million London Commuters Stay Home on Train StrikeBloomberg UK sees biggest rail strike in decades as workers demand better wagesAl Jazeera English View Full … Read more

Teamsters Local 830 strike for better wages, hours; picket line could impact July 4 beer sales, availability

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) – Workers at three large beer distributors across the Delaware Valley are on strike, demanding better wages and hours for their workers. Teamsters Local 830 – which represents thousands of drivers, warehouse / production workers and sales / marketing personnel in the regional beverage industry – went on strike Sunday against the Delaware … Read more

Teamsters Local 830 strike for better wages, hours; picket line could impact July 4 beer sales, availability

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) – Workers at three large beer distributors across the Delaware Valley are on strike, demanding better wages and hours for their workers. Teamsters Local 830 – which represents thousands of drivers, warehouse / production workers and sales / marketing personnel in the regional beverage industry – went on strike Sunday against the Delaware … Read more

NSW public sector employees strike for 24 hours over 3 per cent wage increase offer

Hundreds of public sector workers have marched through Sydney’s CBD as part of a 24-hour strike over the NSW Government’s wage offer. Employees from the ministries of health, education, justice, transport and customer service decided to proceed with industrial action after their union rejected the state government’s offer of a 3 per cent wage increase, … Read more

Sydney news: Public sector employees to join Hyde Park rally and NSW parliament march today

Here’s what you need to know this morning. Public sector workers strike A statewide strike of public sector workers and a march will go ahead today, despite a commitment by the NSW government to lift wages. On Monday, Premier Dominic Perrottet said workers could expect a pay rise of 3 per cent this year, with … Read more

Sydney news: Motorists to get toll cash back in Perrottet government June 2022-23 budget

Here’s what you need to know this morning. Toll cash back for motorists Half a million motorists will be eligible for quarterly rebates on their toll bill as the government tries to address the rising cost of living in New South Wales. The scheme will be part of the Perrottet government’s June budget and will … Read more