Archived News for Executives and Senior Management - October, 2018
Airservices Australia staff will strike next Tuesday after pay negotiations broke down.
New drought funds questioned
Advocates are concerned that funds previously earmarked for the NDIS are being used to fund drought relief.
Victoria joins big China deal
Victoria says it will sign up to China's controversial One Belt, One Road initiative.
Live export review released
The Agriculture Minister is responding to claims his department has been unwilling to use its powers to protect animals.
Pollution deaths tallied
Seven million deaths are caused by air pollution each year, new global stats show.
Takata insiders recall warnings
Whistleblowers say they were silenced when they tried to speak out about defective Takata airbags ...
Companies see change coming
Australian company directors have nominated climate change as a number one issue for the Federal Government.
Google reveals string of sackings
Google has fired 48 employees for sexual harassment over the past two years.
IPA attacks LNP power plays
The IPA has accused the Morrison Government of breaching Liberal values by threatening energy companies.
Leaders call to end coal
Twenty-two eminent Australian scholars and health experts have signed a letter demanding the Federal Government phase out coal.
PM launches power price plan
The Federal Government has announced new measures to help consumers and businesses keep down energy costs.
Big bill for bank behaviour
Analysts say the cost of the banks’ bad behaviour is on track to pass $7 billion.
Cash Converters settles for $16.4m
Cash Converters has settled a $16.4 million class action without admitting fault.
Probe launched on company collapse
Queensland will hold public examinations into the collapse of two major Queensland construction companies, which allegedly left hundreds of small businesses, subcontractors and suppliers unpaid.
Royal reforms may not stick
Former ACCC chair Graeme Samuel has warned lessons learned at the banking royal commission could be short-lived.
BOM responds to forecast concerns
The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has responded to claims it was damaging its forecasting.
Warning over myGov tracking
People fleeing domestic violence have been warned that former partners could trace them via their children's myGov accounts.
Barrister bullying surveyed
Almost two thirds of Victorian barristers report experiencing judicial bullying in the courtroom.
Big pay bad for business
Research suggests bosses with exorbitant pay packets are seen as less effective and influential leaders.
PM issues abuse apology
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has delivered a formal apology on behalf of the nation for failing survivors of institutional child sex abuse.