CFMEU calls on Gladys Berejiklian not to extend construction ban – 

Australia’s main construction union has urged Gladys Berejiklian not to extend her two-week shutdown of Greater Sydney’s construction industry, calling the NSW Premier’s controversial decision “atrocious”.

On Saturday, in a bid to further curb Sydney’s current outbreak, Ms Berejiklian announced that until at least July 30, construction sites would be closed, and any non-urgent maintenance, including cleaning services, and repair work on residential premises would be halted — the first Premier to take that step since the pandemic began.

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