Rush to free trade deals will leave workers short-changed warns union
Thursday, 10 October 2013 08:29
Tony Abbott’s push to sign a Free Trade Agreement with China within a year and to speed up negotiations for the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) involving the USA is a foolish policy that will hurt workers, the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union (AMWU) warns.
Forum focuses on needs of consumers and small businesses
Thursday, 03 October 2013 09:20
The opening session on day two of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Public Forum on 2 October 2013 discussed how innovation is helping small businesses trade across borders and access distant markets.
Building figures further good news for NT Government's economic direction
Wednesday, 02 October 2013 16:45
Northern Territory Treasurer David Tollner said the trend number of residential building approvals in the Territory in August 2013, increased by 1.4 per cent compared to July 2013, is further evidence of growing confidence in the Territory Government’s economic direction.