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Ausgrid looking to send jobs overseas as electricity network companies cut costs ahead of privatisation

Publicly-owned electricity poles and wires business Ausgrid is looking to send 37 jobs from their information and communications technology department offshore, in a move unions fear is part of the process of fattening up the poles and wires business for privatisation.

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Business Chamber’s undemocratic push for council amalgamations about money, not community interest

Democracy is being trampled and the views of ratepayers ignored by Sydney's business community as they selfishly promote council amalgamations in the hope that more lucrative contracts can be won from mega-councils, the United Services Union has said.

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Call in the Doctor Endeavour needs a Heart Transplant

The USU and combined Unions yesterday met with Endeavour Energy to continue the negotiations for the next Enterprise Agreement.

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SPEAK UP AGAINST AMALGAMATING HOLROYD, SAY NO!

At the mass meeting that took place on Thursday 9 October, 2014 at Merrylands Oval, Council outlined its campaign against amalgamating Holroyd City Council to staff.

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WORRIED LOCALS TURN UP TO SALE OF POLES AND WIRES FORUM

Last night over 90 local residents attended the Selling our Poles and Wires forum at Mortdale RSL.

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18/12/2014
time-for-aae-management-to-focusWe met AaE management about the EBA on 15th December 2014 for our third meeting with the company and...
18/12/2014
negotiations-grind-on-at-jetstarYour Jetstar National Negotiating Team (NNT) met with the company again on 10th December 2014 and we had...
18/12/2014
every-power-consumer-in-nsw-to-be-impacted-by-baird-government-s-electricity-network-sale-planThe full privatisation of TransGrid, which operates the high-voltage transmission network throughout...
27/11/2014
metropolitan-amalgamation-protection-campaign-what-you-can-doAs you would have heard by now, the United Services Union is running a campaign called the Metropolitan...
27/11/2014
baird-already-planning-the-full-100-sale-of-electricityThe NSW Opposition has accused Premier Mike Baird of planning to forge ahead with the full privatisation...