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Petrol prices higher because Canberrans won’t shop around: servo group
8 hours ago

Petrol prices higher because Canberrans won’t shop around: servo group

Canberra’s petrol prices are higher in part because the city’s “affluent” population is not as sensitive to price signals as other jurisdictions, an ACT parliamentary inquiry has heard.

Australasian Convenience …
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Migrant Workers Taskforce releases final report
2 weeks ago

Migrant Workers Taskforce releases final report

By  •  Employment

In October 2016, the Australian Government established the Migrant Workers Task Force and protected Professor Allan Fels AO, a former Commissioner of the ACCC, as the Chair of the Task …
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Retail fuel demand in Australia (5 year trends)
2 weeks ago

Retail fuel demand in Australia (5 year trends)

By  •  Feature

ACAPMA estimates that the End-Stream segment of the Australia fuel industry (i.e. fuel wholesale and fuel retail businesses) operates from assets valued at more than $28B and employs more than …
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Political noise persists on petrol prices
4 weeks ago

Political noise persists on petrol prices

By  •  Information

On Tuesday 19 February 2019, the ACCC released its regular quarterly analysis of average petrol prices in Australia.

The report, discussing fuel prices during the financial quarter ending 31 December …
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New Modern Slavery Laws for Australian Businesses
1 month ago

New Modern Slavery Laws for Australian Businesses

By  •  Information

The concept of Modern Slavery is a relatively broad term that refers to situations where a person cannot refuse to work (or leave work) due to threats of violence, deception …
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HR Highlight:  Easter Holiday Break, time to get ready now
2 months ago

HR Highlight: Easter Holiday Break, time to get ready now

By  •  Uncategorised

The Christmas and New Year break is now behind us and hot crossed buns are in the bakeries and the chocolate eggs are on the shelves, which means Easter is …
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Perth motorists warned of fuel price deception from petrol stations
2 months ago

Perth motorists warned of fuel price deception from petrol stations

Petrol stations are trying to hoodwink motorists and cheat the Government’s FuelWatch service, which aims to help drivers fill up their tanks for as little as possible.

FuelWatch …
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National Measurement Institute uncovers fuel pump inaccuracies
2 months ago

National Measurement Institute uncovers fuel pump inaccuracies

Inspectors will conduct a fuel pump blitz because of a rise in service stations caught short-changing drivers at the bowser.

National Measurement Institute experts testing petrol and diesel dispenser accuracy …
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Christmas comes early for motorists as global oil crash wipes out 2018’s petrol price increases
3 months ago

Christmas comes early for motorists as global oil crash wipes out 2018’s petrol price increases

Petrol prices are coming down, down for Christmas.

Just two months ago motorists around the country were plotting nationwide fuel boycotts to protest record high prices, but a sudden crash in …
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National Petroleum Contractor Training Standards
4 months ago

National Petroleum Contractor Training Standards

By  •  Training

One of the issues that was brought to ACAPMA soon after the demise of the Australian Petroleum Industry Contractors and Suppliers Association (APICSA), was the need for development of a …
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