President of the Truck Owners Syndicate said in a statement to a Jordanian news website that hundreds of workers in customs clearance, trucking, handling and support services companies face the risk of losing their jobs following the government’s...

2020-07-12

The social dialogue session that took place yesterday between the government, unions and employers did not witness any significant results. After a three-hour meeting, the participants held their positions regarding the increase in wages during the...

2020-07-12

According to the Joint Professional Collective of Tunisian Tourism in a press conference it held to present the results of a study that it had carried out in partnership with the Statistics and Quantitative Assessment of Risks Institution about the status...

2020-07-12

The General Confederation of Bahrain Trade Unions issued a statement the day before yesterday, regarding the violation of pension rights, in which the Union rejected the ongoing efforts to make changes to the pensions’ system. The Confederation...

2020-07-11

Workers of the Nile Insulation Materials Company in Alexandria entered an open sit-in since last Saturday in protest of the company’s management’s neglect of real and serious negotiation concerning their demands. The company’s...

2020-07-10

Thousands of workers in fast food restaurants, nursing homes and airports in 25 American cities are preparing for a strike on July 20 to protest racist practices and to draw attention to its exacerbation in America. According to the American...

2020-07-10

Secretary-General of the Tunisian General Labor Union (UGTT), Noureddine Taboubi, warned of the aggravation of the social crisis in Tunisia, describing the unemployed and the poor as a “time bomb” that could explode at any time....

2020-07-09

Palestinian Prime Minister Muhammad Shtayyeh said yesterday during his speech at the Virtual World Summit of the International Labor Organization (ILO) that “The workers and work were among the first victims of the COVID-19 pandemic that...

2020-07-09

On behalf of his organization and on the Arab trade union organizations, the Secretary-General of Algerian Workers, Salim Labahata, delivered an intervention during the World Summit of the International Labor Organization (ILO), in which he said...

2020-07-09

Palestinian media sources reported that a number of workers were subjected to suffocation on Sunday morning after the Israeli occupation forces had repressed hundreds of Palestinian workers who were trying to enter their workplaces (located within the...

2020-07-06