Monthly Archives: March 2014

Day one: Sydney social highlights

Originally posted on Dodger Insider:
By Josh Tucker It has only been 24 hours, but the adventure has already begun. The Dodgers arrived in Sydney at 10am local time on Tuesday morning, and almost immediately went to a workout at the historic Sydney Cricket Ground. The foul lines remind me of Oakland. We’re going to…

Coalition’s industrial relations review widely condemned

By Mehroz Siraj Treasurer Joe Hockey’s written request to the Productivity Commission, asking it to conduct a wide-ranging review of Australian workplace laws and cultures has drawn serious criticisms and condemnations from Australia’s political and business fraternities. Last week, in a letter addressed to the Commission, the Treasurer asked the independent organization to conduct an […]

Demetriou’s retirement announcement brings mixed views.

By Mehroz Siraj   After eleven years of heading Australia’s leading sports body as its Chief Executive Officer, Andrew Demetriou announced that he would be resigning at the end of the 2014 season of Australian football. He made the announcement at a media conference on March 3, just days after speculations of his impending resignation […]