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wages Archives

Prominent economists slam penalty decision

Sunday penalty rates cuts irks 75 major signatories.

Government, ARA urge caution on minimum wage

Wages back in the news after union proposes $45 rise.

Retail association calls for staggered penalty rate changes

ARA says phased approach would allow retailers to implement the benefits of the penalty rate reduction.

Female bosses earn less than males

Women falling further behind in pay equality as they climb the corporate ladder.

Penalty rates decision handed down

Fair Work Commission cuts down Sunday Penalty rates.

7-Eleven in fresh wages scandal

Convenience chain still unable to extricate itself from staff exploitation scandal.

The annual salary conundrum

Key strategic points to consider when approaching annual staff salary reviews.

High-end clothing company back-pays staff

High-end clothing company earns Ombudsman's ire after underpaying staff.

Fair Work focuses on clothing outworkers

Fair Work inspectors to visit clothing businesses as a part of two year campaign.

Cleaning employees underpaid

Cleaning staff recoup wages following Fair Work inspection.

Bakeries urged to check wage rates

Fair Work inspectors find Victorian bakeries short paying staff.

Fashion labels in court

Retailer, Arthur Galan AG, and two others are in court to defend law breach claims.

Wage increase a blow to retailers

Higher wages for workers under 21 years of age could hurt both retailers and young people seeking work, says retail indu...

Wages must be reduced

Stuart Bennie argues the case for a reduction in the minimum wage.