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  • Mar 17
    From the Chief Executive - 17 March 2017

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    With many Victorian businesses having recently been hit by soaring gas prices and increasing uncertainty around energy pricing and supply, we were deeply disappointed by the recent passing of a bill that extended the moratorium on onshore conventional gas exploration until 2020. As we move away...
  • Mar 17
    Is this the year to make sure your workplace is safe?

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    2017 has started off as bad year for health and safety at work in Victoria with WorkSafe already reporting the occurrence of 3 fatalities. On 11 January, a 61-year-old woman driving a tractor towing fruit bins across a main road near Mildura was struck and killed by a truck. On 18 February, a 52-...
  • Mar 17
    Sri Lankan Trade Looking Forward

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    Having ended a long, ruinous civil war in 2009, Sri Lanka is now looking to the future. Sri Lanka’s government is easing trade conditions to encourage investment in the hope that “following a new path” could reap dividends. Sri Lanka has some distinct advantages – located...
  • Mar 17
    New Export/Import Certificate

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    The ICC Academy is pleased to present its latest certification programme, the Export/Import Certificate (EIC). This unique qualification programme supp
  • Mar 17
    Legislation to protect vulnerable workers, amend four yearly award review and correct minor enterprise agreement errors introduc

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    The Government has introduced the Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017 to parliament to “deter unscrupulous employers who exploit vulnerable workers because the costs associated with being caught are seen as an acceptable cost of doing business”.<

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