Australia's prime minister has warned that the decision by qantas to stop flying could have serious economic consequences. The qantas dispute demonstrates the need for legislative change to make it easier for an affected party to apply for suspension or cooling-off of protected action the jurisdiction of fair work australia (fwa) to suspend or terminate protected action under the five grounds provided for under the. Qantas is digesting how a key labour ruling will affect its plans to tap further into asian markets, writes the bbc's joe lynam.
Qantas airways agreed to pay the us transportation department up to $125,000 in a complaint about carrying passengers from new york to los angeles. The decision by fair work australia to end all industrial action in the qantas dispute has unleashed waves of recrimination this morning with key players trying to pin the blame on each other for australia s weekend of chaos. Qantas dispute on october 22nd, 2001, the industrial dispute between qantas and its employees was initiated with the offering of a new enterprise bargaining agreement. Australia's qantas airways said it plans to resume flights monday afternoon after a government labor board ordered it to end a dispute with its unions.
Qantas’s battle with its workforce would have to cause significant damage to the economy, or an important part of the economy, to convince fair work australia to let the federal government step in. Both management and the unions are at fault fresh thinking is needed.
Qantas management has made an early agreement with the australian licensed aircraft engineers association (alaea) in a deal that reflects compromise by both parties, despite earlier strong rhetoric from. With all the noise surrounding the qantas dispute it can be hard to work out what it is all about we've come up with this guide to what the unions want, and why qantas says it cannot deliver on their claims. For contact details to all our local and global qantas contact centres and qantas the european commission has also established an online dispute resolution.
Qantas and its engineers will jointly present a proposed agreement to fair work australia this afternoon to end the most damaging of the three industrial disputes that have cost the airline almost 200 million. Qantas dispute heads to umpire, more pain possible kelly burke, matthew o'sullivan, jessica wright november 22, 2011 [pic] alan joyce “the winners out of this are our customers”. The self-inflicted qantas grounding ushered a new era into qantas strikes over, but what's the with the ongoing dispute already costing qantas $70.
- The qantas dispute has become the accepted reference to the events of october and november 2011 when australian airline qantas grounded its fleet and threatened a lockout of its staff in order to terminate any industrial action by labour unions.
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- The federal workplace ombudsman has initiated an immediate investigation into aspects of the qantas engineers’ dispute.
Airline qantas keeps all flights grounded until at least midday on monday, as passengers await a ruling from australia's work tribunal on the action. The dispute has cost qantas about $70 million in damages so far, with costs mounting at $15 million each week grounding the entire fleet is estimated to cost $20 million a day. The decision by fair work australia to end all industrial action in the qantas dispute has unleashed waves of recrimination this morning with key players trying to pin the blame on each other for australias weekend of chaos.Get file