PUBLIC SERVICE IN THE NEWS | Excess public service employees?

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Excess public sector employees > “…the value of public services and the importance of providing public services, particularly in rural and regional areas of the State” (Barry O’Farrell in NSW Hansard)

Strike action ‘may close Australia’s borders’ > Proposed industrial action by staff at several Federal Government departments could shut down airports and seaports, and leave Australia’s borders unsecured…

Public service workers are not all lazy jobsworths or freeloaders > Anyone who has chosen a career in public service is entitled to feel bitter and resentful. Not just because of pay freezes, job losses, worsening conditions and attacks on their pensions, significant as they are…

Log-off looms as denizen of data looks back > Wadeson says a private cloud will be progressively built inside the Department of Human Services over the next two years, which will have the same effect as a public cloud. “There are real issues with a public cloud, because we have confidential financial records on the Centrelink side, and on the Medicare side there are health records”…

 

 

 

 

 

 

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