Virgin EBA approved by FWC

On 29 January 2014 the Fair Work Commission approved your new EBA.  This is fantastic news and testament to union member’s perseverance in holding out for a better agreement. Your new EBA takes effect 7 days after Commission approval so therefore all of the new provisions and improved conditions are not too far away.  When…

RACV RAC EBA Update

We have held several rounds of negotiations over the last two weeks with management regarding the EBA. Management have put a number of things on the table which they have asked Union members to consider as part of a proposed settlement to the EBA. As indicated last week some of these things will need discussion…

Emirates Airlines 2013 EBA Negotiations Continue

The ASU and ALAEA bargaining representatives together with the National Negotiating Team met with Emirates management on Monday 25th and Tuesday 26th November in continuing negotiations for the next Agreement to succeed the Emirates Agreement 2011. Emirates’ claims The ASU and the ALAEA along with the other bargaining representatives had previously provided the joint Log…

Emirates Airlines 2013 EBA Negotiations Continue

The ASU and ALAEA bargaining representatives together with the National Negotiating Team met with Emirates management on Monday 25th and Tuesday 26th November in continuing negotiations for the next Agreement to succeed the Emirates Agreement 2011. Emirates’ claims The ASU and the ALAEA along with the other bargaining representatives had previously provided the joint Log…

RACV RAC EBA update

The delegates and myself again met with management this afternoon in a genuine effort to resolve our ongoing EBA negotiation. If I can be blunt – your management have got no idea how to resolve this dispute. Despite Sandy McIntosh’s nonsense email yesterday saying that it was good the Union finally want to negotiate a…