Aussies short-changed by miners: report

Aussies short-changed by miners: report

A SURGE in profits from the mining industry has failed to flow through to workers and the wider economy,...

Profit & Loss

26 NOVEMBER 2013
Union to push mining companies to spread benefits in 2013

Union to push mining companies to spread benefits in 2013

THE Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union will turn its attention this year to ensuring its members...

Leadership

04 JANUARY 2013
Workers accept BMA deal

Workers accept BMA deal

UNION members have accepted the latest proposal for an enterprise agreement from the BHP Billiton Mitsubishi...

Leadership

23 OCTOBER 2012
BMA enterprise agreement comes unstuck

BMA enterprise agreement comes unstuck

THE uncertainty in the Australian coal industry that has seen more than 900 job losses in the past week...

Leadership

14 SEPTEMBER 2012
BMA workers kick off another round of strikes

BMA workers kick off another round of strikes

MORE than 4000 workers at BHP Mitsubishi Alliance Queensland coal mines have staged walkouts after negotiations...

Leadership

28 MARCH 2012
BMA workers vote to strike

BMA workers vote to strike

MINERS at seven BHP Mitsubishi Alliance Queensland coal mines could stop work for a week after enterprise...

Leadership

07 FEBRUARY 2012
Unions, BMA talking again after legal action

Unions, BMA talking again after legal action

TALKS are expected to resume today between the BHP Mitsubishi Alliance and unions in central Queensland...

Leadership

09 JANUARY 2012
Coal more productive than iron ore, gold sectors: CFMEU

Coal more productive than iron ore, gold sectors: CFMEU

THE unionised coal mining sector concentrated in New South Wales and Queensland is more efficient than...

Bulks

16 SEPTEMBER 2011
Strikes could cost BMA 130,000t a day

Strikes could cost BMA 130,000t a day

STRIKE action at BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance's central Queensland coal mines could lead to the company...

Leadership

13 SEPTEMBER 2011
Rio punching back in Pilbara

Rio punching back in Pilbara

MINING giant Rio Tinto is seeking leave to appeal to the High Court to overturn a Federal Court ruling...

Regulation

02 AUGUST 2011
Union fight against BHP to drag on

Union fight against BHP to drag on

INDUSTRIAL unrest at seven BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance coal mines in Queensland looks set to continue...

Leadership

08 JULY 2011
Weekend industrial action at BMA coal mines

Weekend industrial action at BMA coal mines

VARIOUS shift stoppages will affect seven BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance coal mines in Queensland over...

Leadership

22 JUNE 2011