Trade unions
Trade unions in India give strike call on 8jan _Trade unions convention 30sept Trade unions in India call for general strike on January 20, 2020

Thousands of workers gather at New Delhi’s Parliament street on September 30 to join the trade unions’ convention against the attack on working class in India.

Trade unions in Greece mobilize against anti-labor policies

Trade unions denounced the anti-worker, anti-trade union reforms proposed in the New Development Bill proposed by the New Democracy (ND) government

Transpharm Workers in Cape Town join strike over wage hike Transpharm workers in Cape Town join strike over wage hike

The employees of Transpharm, a leading pharmaceutical distributor, are on strike in Pretoria and Cape Town after the company refused their demand of a minimum wage of R12,500 (about USD 855). The strike is being led by the General Industries Workers Union of South Africa

British Airlines pilots go on strike demanding pay hike British Airlines pilots go on strike demanding pay hike

The strike began on Monday and will continue till Tuesday night with another day of action scheduled for September 27. 93% of the pilots who took part in a ballot in the last week of August approved the strike proposal by the British Airline Pilots Association.

Bulgarian workers demand hike in night time wages Bulgarian workers demand hike in night time wages

Bulgarian workers in the security, coal mining, arms and medical care sectors, among others, are mobilizing for sustainable wages under the banner of the Podkrepa Labor Confederation and other unions

Indian workers’ protest against global brewery giant AB InBev crosses 500 days Indian workers’ protest against global brewery giant AB InBev crosses 500 days

The workers have been protesting low wages, illegal termination of union leaders, and the withdrawal of union recognition by the AB InBev management

British power plant workers to strike over inadequate wage hike British power plant workers to strike over inadequate wage hike

The workers of the Drax power plant in Yorkshire rejected a 2.8% wage offered by the company terming it as inadequate. They will conduct a series of six 48-hour strikes

Domino’s Australia faces class action lawsuit for underpayment of franchisee workers Domino’s Australia faces class action lawsuit for underpayment of franchisee workers

The fast food giant has been accused of misleading franchisees across Australia into underpaying workers. According to unions, over 10,000 employees have been underpaid to the tune of “tens of thousands of dollars”

Peruvian workers mobilize against regressive labor reform

For the past six months, the Peruvian workers have been protesting against a new labor reform that seeks to implement a series of regressive measures.

Workers at Hyundai plant in India win dues after 12-year legal battle

After a 12-year-legal battle, 51 workers whose salaries had been cut for a 90-minute strike, were awarded the wages back with interest by a labor court in the India State of Tamil Nadu

Medicaid America Trump’s new Medicaid rule prohibits automatic payment of union dues

Critics of the new rule view it as an attack on the workers’ right to unionize and as a move to diminish the unions’ influence by targeting their funds.

Sindhu Issue-based struggles have converged into a battle against Indian Prime Minister Modi’s policies

A.R. Sindhu of the All India federation of Anganwadi Workers and Helpers talks about the joint struggles of Indian trade unions and the fight against the far-right wing government of Narendra Modi.

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