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Phillip Thomson is a Public Service Reporter at The Canberra Times.
Phillip Thomson It just became much harder for companies to avoid making redundancy payments.
Phillip Thomson Stopworks have been held across the country on the first day of the Australian Border Force.
Phillip Thomson Owners say Woden "is a pretty challenging leasing environment" because of the outflow of employees to Civic.
Phillip Thomson Public servant of 50 years Richard Foster - the man who took bullet-proof glass out of family courts - says he has a strong relationship George Brandis even though the minister once called him a...
Phillip Thomson Dept boss applauds staff as union calls strike action for one of the biggest Wednesdays in secretary's life.
Phillip Thomson From graduates to department heads. Public servants are losing a longstanding lunching joint.
Phillip Thomson Former ACT senator Gary Humphries rules on public service compo cases - and has overturned one Comcare decision after one man's wait or dictation technology.
Phillip Thomson The Department of Human Services has not clearly denied the claim some staff work 24-hour shifts but said employees rarely worked outside normal rostered hours and were not required at work for...
Phillip Thomson Border protection policies may be under threat from public service strikes
Phillip Thomson Top 4 things to do if you're on strike (but don't want to go to a super serious strike meeting).
Phillip Thomson APS's biggest department tells customers to delay contacting Medicare and Centrelink this week.
Phillip Thomson Where bad apples not only move on but move up.
Phillip Thomson Agency says when responsibility increases, so does the money to do the job.
Phillip Thomson Public servants walk off the job for half a day.
Phillip Thomson Taxpayers forking out for empty offices is also a problem in Sydney.
Phillip Thomson Tens of millions of taxpayer dollars yearly paying for 10 soccer fields of unused space in national capital.
Mass strikes to hit federal public service: Community and Public Sector Union members to walk off job
Phillip Thomson Largest public service strike action in a generation to start on Thursday
Phillip Thomson Department calls for hopefuls for one of the most politically sensitive public service jobs going.
Phillip Thomson The British high commissioner has climbed the ladder in the public service with three children in tow.
Phillip Thomson CCTV cameras captured a dead joey being stuffed in the letter box of a highly-paid bureaucrat.