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Paying the penalty on overtime - The Business - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Paying the penalty on overtime - The Business - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Penalty Rates | Scoop.it
The new government has barely had time to move to its offices down the corridor and the big retailers have started pressing once again for penalty rates to be overhauled. It's an issue that literally divides a nation.
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New attack on penalty rates in the wings

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Australia's most influential business and industry groups will renew their push to reduce penalty rates for workers on Sundays and public holidays - particularly in retail, tourism and hospitality - if Tony Abbott becomes prime minister.
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Leah works at a young women's refuge in Sydney. It's a 24/7, 365 day-a-year responsibility. And to do that, it means Leah often has to remove herself from fa...
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ACTU plan to lock in casual leave in push to pre-empt Coalition

ACTU plan to lock in casual leave in push to pre-empt Coalition | Penalty Rates | Scoop.it
UNIONS will urge the Gillard government to legislate penalty rates as a minimum entitlement and to back the creation of an employer-funded scheme to give casual and non-permanent workers access to portable paid leave.

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New attack on penalty rates in the wings - Sydney Morning Herald

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Sydney Morning Herald New attack on penalty rates in the wings Sydney Morning Herald Australia's most influential business and industry groups will renew their push to reduce penalty rates for workers on Sundays and public holidays - particularly...
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Rein in penalty rate rises, says Myer chief Bernie Brookes - The Australian

Rein in penalty rate rises, says Myer chief Bernie Brookes - The Australian | Penalty Rates | Scoop.it
Rein in penalty rate rises, says Myer chief Bernie Brookes The Australian “We're not advocating any reduction in penalty rates, but we are advocating a proper review to ensure that they don't continue to escalate at the level they have been...
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The World Today - Myer urges government to examine penalty rates 12/09/2013

The World Today - Myer urges government to examine penalty rates 12/09/2013 | Penalty Rates | Scoop.it
The boss of retail giant Myer Bernie Brookes says the new Federal Government should stop retail penalty rates going up as rapidly as they have The ACTU says its evidence that it was right to warn
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Business groups push Liberals to axe penalty rates

Business groups push Liberals to axe penalty rates | Penalty Rates | Scoop.it
Australia's most influential business and industry groups will renew their push to reduce penalty rates for workers on Sundays and public holidays - particularly in retail, tourism and hospitality - if Tony Abbott becomes prime minister.
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Protect Penalty Rates

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TO: Tony Abbott, Leader of the Opposition
Penalty rates are an important work right that many previous generations of union members have fought for, and that many Australians today rely on and deserve -- and we won't let them go without a fight.
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Australian tourism industry pressing for review of penalty rates

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tourism australiaConcerned over the penalty rates adversely affecting Australia’s tourism growth, the tourism industry is pressing for a review of the same.

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Penalty rates cut push

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Penalty rates cut push CALLS are growing for a review of penalty rates for hospitality workers.

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Should penalty rates be abolished? - The Age (blog)

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Should penalty rates be abolished?
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“Great, there go our penalty rates,” remarked a friend on 7 September upon hearing Tony Abbott had won the election.
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