Month: January 2010

January 27, 2010 Edward

The competition regulator has said it will reject plans by Australia Post to increase the price of basic postage stamps from 55c to 60c. Australia Post is relying on the price rise to recover a large decline in earnings this year due to a fall in letters posted. In October, Australia Post reported a decline…

January 22, 2010 Edward

Trans Australia (POTA) is putting on an additional train service into Port Botany that is expected to deliver economic improvements to the port-related supply chain and ease congestion and pollution on major roads such as the M5. The new service runs between Yennora and Port Botany and means POTA will have three daily return services…

January 18, 2010 Edward

We have been advised that a machine that handles aircraft pallets at the Qantas terminal has broken down. Consequently, there are a number of delays concerning freight collection. To address the problem staffing levels have been increased to assist in clearing the backlog of freight.