Ai Group advising members that stoppages to attend ACTU rallies are unlawful
"Ai Group has issued advice to its members about the ACTU 'change the rules' protest rallies. Ai Group has advised that employees who fail to attend work so as to participate in one of the ACTU rallies starting this week would in most circumstances be engaging in unlawful industrial action. We have also reminded members that it is unlawful for an employer to pay employees for periods of unlawful industrial action," Ai Group Chief Executive, Innes Willox, said today.
Sunday 14 October 2018
Ai Group Comment on SME Tax Cuts developments
"The Federal Opposition's support for bringing forward the Government's small business tax cuts is a welcome development which will help grow investment and employment across the Australian economy," Australian Industry Group Chief Executive, Innes Willox, said today.
Friday 12 October 2018
Small Business Tax Cuts – Ai Group Comment
"The welcome announcement today that the Federal Government intends to bring forward the small business tax cuts will boost investment and employment with these benefits spread widely across the Australian economy," Australian Industry Group Chief Executive, Innes Willox, said today.
Thursday 11 October 2018
Our weekly update on current industry issues. Includes latest news, blog articles and legislative updates.
4 Yearly Review of Modern Awards: Plain Language Redrafting – Reasonable Overtime
Tuesday 2 October 2018
4 Yearly Review of Modern Awards: Family Friendly Work Arrangements – Further Reply Submission
Thursday 20 September 2018
Submission on the Assistance and Access Bill 2018 (Encryption Bill)
Monday 10 September 2018
4 Yearly Review of Modern Awards: Payment of Wages – Payment on Termination
Friday 7 September 2018
Submission: Consultation on Labour Hire Licensing Regulation Victoria
Friday 7 September
4 Yearly Review of Modern Awards: Casual Employment – Award Specific Casual Conversion Issues
Thursday 6 September 2018
Skilling: A National Imperative (Survey Report – Workforce Development Needs)
Wednesday 12 September 2018
Australian Manufacturing Gas Efficiency Guide
Thursday 30 August 2018
The Imperative of Higher Apprenticeships
Tuesday 17 July 2018
Construction Outlook Survey – July 2018
Sunday 8 July 2018
Eastern Australian Energy Prices – 'From Worse to Bad'
Thursday 5 July 2018
Casual work and part-time work in Australia in 2018
Tuesday 19 June 2018
Opinion: Energy impasse drags on with prices set to soar, Innes Willox, The Australian
Wednesday 10 October 2018
Innes Willox, Speech to WoodTECH 2018 Conference: Industry 4.0 and Australia’s Manufacturing Future
Tuesday 11 September 2018
Opinion: Time to end unfair attacks on labour hire industry, Innes Willox, Australian Financial Review
Thursday 6 September 2018
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