Bahrain's General Federation of Trade Unions has called for education to be linked to the reality of the labor market and to a new plan to prioritize the recruitment of young people. In this context, the Federation reminded employers that they were...

2019-08-16

One hundred eighteen workers of a lighting plant, located in one of the suburbs of the city of Port Said, have filed the minutes number 90882 against their employer who blocks their wages for three months. The news site 'Al Massraoui' reported...

2019-08-16

For the second day in a row, the public sector doctors protest calling for the rescue of the public health sector which is experiencing 'disastrous conditions'. Local media reported that the Public Sector Medical Committee plans to start new...

2019-08-16

The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Palestine during July increased by 0.18% compared with June, said the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS). The increase was by 0.32% in the West Bank and by 0.16% in Jerusalem,...

2019-08-16

The Public Prosecutor's Office has ordered the release of 'Omar Effendi' workers, previously arrested after they had been charged with incitement, blocking production, and creating conflicts between workers to undermine the interests of the...

2019-08-15

The Kuwaiti newspaper 'Al Rai' revealed that the official report of Egypt’s Statistical Authority concerning 8000 Egyptians who arrived in Kuwait caused a widespread outcry in Parliament. The paper said the report in question turned into a...

2019-08-15

The 'Achaab' newspaper reported that the General Federation of Municipalities, under the umbrella of Tunisian General Labor Union (UGTT), issued a statement in which it presented what it said was evidence some members of municipal...

2019-08-15

The Public Service draft law, soon to be passed by the Iraqi Parliament, has been widely criticized by trade union circles. Union sources reported that the draft stipulates that regular leave will be two days per month while maternity leave will be 42 days...

2019-08-15

Hans-Christian Gabrielsen, the leader of the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions, noted that workers in Qatar continue to be vulnerable to serious abuses including forced labor and restrictions on freedom of movement and over 1,200 workers have died...

2019-08-14

Al-Madina newspaper reported, quoting trusted sources, that the cleaning agents of one of the private companies contracted with the Ministry of Health suspended work in the health department and some hospitals and medical centers in Mecca due to the fact...

2019-08-14