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The President of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions YANG, Kyeung Soo was arrested at 6:09am on September 1st in a surprise ambush involving police squadrons in riot suppression gear and fire trucks surrounding the confederation headquarters at 5:00 am … Continue reading
GMB General Secretary, and Uberâ€™s Jamie Heywood, have met following the ground-breaking trade union recognition deal. Under the deal â€“ struck in May – Uber will formally recognise GMB, which will now be able to represent up to 70,000 Uber … Continue reading
Labourâ€™s Shadow International Trade Secretary, Emily Thornberry MP, responding to the Governmentâ€™s consultation paper on a new system of trade preferences for developing countries, said: â€œA maximum of 19 countries will see a reduction in tariffs as a result of … Continue reading
By Tim Sharp TUC senior employment rights officerÂ Trade unions have been working flat-out supporting frontline workers during the pandemic, whether they are nurses, teachers or transport workers. But ministers appear to have other priorities. Last month, without much fanfare, … Continue reading