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Mixed reaction to minimum-wage increase

The Fair Work Commission (FWC) this week announced its decision to increase the minimum wage and Modern Awards by 3.3 per cent, stirring mixed reactions from the retail industry. The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) was quick to respond, stating emphatically that the decision passed down on Tuesday would cause damage …

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Compliance for SMEs a must by EOFY

The federal Government is urging SMEs to ensure workplace compliance by the end of the financial year on June 30. In a statement, Employsure, an employment-regulations and work, health and safety service, recently reminded Australian SMEs to guarantee they are meeting their legal requirements, including all the changes to wage …

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