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- Westpac's super precedent. Taylor, Mike // Money Management;7/8/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p11
The article reports on the banking group Westpac Banking Corp. which has established a precedent for other employers in the financial services sector by opting to pay superannuation on unpaid parental leave for all its permanent employees effective from July 1, 2010.
- To keep super growing. Bekiaris, Maria // Money (Australia Edition);Aug2014, Issue 170, p66
The article discusses issues in managing one's superannuation fund in Australia, particularly the adverse effects of parental leave on one's super balance and how to avoid them. Based on the study by Rice Warner Actuaries, a five year break from work would result in a loss of 45,200 dollars....
- Breakthrough on paid parental leave. O'Sheades, Charmaine // Education (00131156);Jul2010, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p3
The article reports that the right of parental leave scheme will take effect in 2011 in Australia. The union movement has initiated a community campaign in 2008 for the government's introduction of parental leave because about 66 percent of Australian women do not have any paid parental leaves....
- Top 10 most read stories this week. Crawford, Robert // Employee Benefits;10/31/2014, p1
The article lists top 10 most read articles of the journal including October 2015 childcare voucher changes, issuance of first auto-enrolment fines by the Pensions Regulator, and shared parental leave in Great Britain.
- Q&A. // World of Irish Nursing & Midwifery;Oct2013, Vol. 21 Issue 8, following p15
No abstract available.
- Poll impact. Freeman, Peter // Money (Australia Edition);Oct2010, Issue 128, p60
The article examines the impact of the federal election in Australia on tax and other financial policies. Among these proposals that are now faced with uncertainty were the mineral resource rent tax, the increase in the superannuation guarantee contribution level from 9% to 12% of the salary and...
- GENDER POLICIES IN THE WELFARE STATE - A COMPARISON OF GERMANY AND DENMARK. Fuhrmann, Nora // German Policy Studies/Politikfeldanalyse;2002, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p40
Compares the gender orders in the welfare states of Germany and Denmark. Definition of gender order; Examination of pension schemes, parental leave and abortion law in the German and Danish cases; Examples of such policies; Description of the post-Keynesian general order in unified Germany.
- Daddies' resource. // People Management;04/16/98, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p18
Focuses on government proposals backed by Harriet Herman, British secretary of state for social security, that would give working fathers one week's paid parental leave.
- Get back to work, daddy. // Management Today;Apr97, p10
Talks about the directive from the European Union regarding the right to three months' unpaid leave for each parent in addition to statutory maternity leave. Percentage of the total number of organizations offering paternity leave; Organizations offering generous leave provisions.