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Unionist 'sacked for speaking up' at Heydon royal commission

The Australian - ‎10 hours ago‎
The submissions also state “the CFMEU took adverse action against Mr Quirk and Mr Miller because they were able to participate, and in the case of Mr Quick did participate, in the royal commission under a workplace law”. Mr Miller was mentioned several ...

Woman arrested in SA nuclear protest

Yahoo7 News - ‎17 hours ago‎
An anti-nuclear protester has been detained by security as South Australia's nuclear royal commission handed over its final report.

Macquarie banker Ben Brazil's high-risk debt unit in Labor royal commission view

The Australian Financial Review - ‎May 5, 2016‎
The Macquarie Group business that has become a global player in high-yield debt would be investigated by a Labor government royal commission into banks. The $33 billion invested by Macquarie in risky debt since 2008 has turned the business' ...

SA nuclear royal commission report due next week

Sky News Australia - ‎May 4, 2016‎
The final report of South Australia's nuclear royal commission will be released next week, the state's Premier Jay Weatherill says.

Brighton head calls for royal commission on education

Brighton and Hove News - ‎8 hours ago‎
The head teacher of a Brighton school has called for a royal commission on education at a conference where the Schools Minister Nick Gibb was one of the speakers.

CBA approach to Senate inquiry showed need for royal commission into banking sector

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎May 1, 2016‎
It started as just another routine Senate inquiry. Disgruntled clients, serious financial losses, no recourse after many years of trying, banks not interested and ordinary people suffering harm.

Adele Ferguson on the cost of whistleblowing and need for a bank royal commission

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎10 hours ago‎
This is now an election issue with Labor promising a royal commission and the Liberal Party against it. With the polls showing the majority of Australian's are in favour of a royal commission, politicians need to remember it doesn't matter if you're ...

Corey Artz, David Ridsdale and the Child Sexual Abuse Royal Commission

The Australian - ‎10 hours ago‎
Since May 2013, the groundbreaking Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has conducted more than 5000 private sessions with abuse survivors in small offices and modest hotel rooms in towns and cities across the country.

Agenda behind Labor's royal commission into big four banks

The Australian - ‎May 1, 2016‎
With Labor declaring the business model of the big four banks a matter for its pledged royal commission, the structure of the nation's biggest financial institutions, which together make up a hefty slice of the sharemarket, has become a lurking ...

Sorting the gems from the dung in the royal commission on union corruption

The Conversation AU - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
A report produced by royal commission is even better. Its “expressions of opinion” endorsing a particular agenda have a judicial aura.

Child abuse royal commission to halt private sessions for survivors

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
It has spoken to 5111 survivors in private sessions, with 1544 waiting for future sessions. Over the past year, it has held about 37 private sessions a week.

Government must launch a royal commission into 'failing' state system, says private school head

TES News - ‎May 4, 2016‎
A leading private school head will brand England's schools as "simply not good enough" in a speech tomorrow, in which he will call for the government to launch a royal commission looking into state education. Richard Cairns, headmaster of Brighton ...

UniSuper bows to NTEU pressure to gag CEO over a royal commission into banks

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
UniSuper boss Kevin O'Sullivan and his chairman, Chris Cuffe, have bent to pressure from union members and promised to keep quiet about their views against a royal commission into the banks. The self-inflicted gag order was the outcome of a snap ...
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A banking royal commission might have Turnbull in its sights

The Australian - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
The Labor Party's proposed banking royal commission is all about illegal and unethical behaviour in the financial services industry, but a deliberate spin-off could be the creation of a febrile environment that makes Malcolm Turnbull's business career ...

Royal commission into banks could grow industry, ING chief executive Vaughn Richtor says

ABC Online - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Outgoing ING Australia boss, Vaughn Richtor is the first banking executive to come out in support of a royal commission into the banks.
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Cardinal George Pell's evidence to Child Abuse Royal Commission 'quite wrong', top official

Herald Sun - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
A former director of Victoria's Catholic Education Office (CEO) today told the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse parts of Cardinal Pell's evidence were “quite wrong”.

The $3B challenge: How about a Royal Commission into NL health system? - ‎May 4, 2016‎
Locke is suggesting a special task force, or even a Royal Commission, be established to review a system that serves a rapidly aging population, spread over a wide geographic area.

Union criticises UniSuper hit for anti-royal commission remarks

The Australian - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Bill Shorten's promise to conduct a royal commission into the banks if Labor is elected sparked a political furore, with the government flatly opposed to the measure and last week boosting the Australian Securities & Investments Commission to toughen ...

Hundreds report sex abuse to royal commission

The West Australian - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Details of the extent of the commission's investigations in WA were revealed yesterday as the inquiry announced it had been so inundated with requests for private sessions that it had set a September 30 cut-off for applications from people wanting to ...
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Banking Royal Commission an electoral theatre prop

Money Management - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
The Federal Opposition's calls for a Royal Commission into the banking industry represents a continuation of a campaign started by industry funds nearly three years ago, Mike Taylor writes.