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Workers fired from the Turkish automotive manufacturer Oyak-Renault have been handed prisons sentences for joining a march to protest against their dismissal, Turkish news site Evrensel reported on Friday. Police detained the 15 workers in 2016 during a demonstration held … Continue reading
From Inside Trade, November 15th Â Â Sent in by Ben Davis of the United Steelworkers The draft Brexit deal unveiled by the UK government last week could stop a future U.S.-United Kingdom free trade deal before meaningful talks have even … Continue reading
Unite the union in the UK and Ireland is deeply shocked and saddened to hear of the assassination of Abdullah Karacan, general president of Turkeyâ€™s DÄ°SK/Lastik-Ä°ÅŸ (Rubber and Chemical Workersâ€™ Union) and the attempt on the life of regional president … Continue reading
By Martina Schneller â€“ PRO-GE The already fifth negotiating session between our joint negotiating team of trade unions PRO-GE and GPA-djp and the employers of the largest subsector in metal industry, the association for the metal technology (FMTI) covering more … Continue reading
The Government is to publish its response to the Taylor Report on precarious work and the gig economy. Taylor’s original report recieved a tepid response from trade unions and if reports in the Guardian newspaper are anything to go by … Continue reading
The United Steelworkers (USW) in Canada has welcomed recommendations for changes to British Columbiaâ€™s Labour Relations Code, but cautions much more must be done to bring the Code into the 21st century.Â The modest changes proposed to â€˜successorshipâ€™ must be … Continue reading
Canada Must Investigate Labour and Environmental Violations Committed by Candian Companies In Mexico
The Labour Party wants to secure stronger rights for UK workers and communities as we leave the EU, Jeremy Corbyn will tell UN chiefs in Geneva today. Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, is in Geneva to meet the … Continue reading
USW’s Ben Davis sent this news report to us on September 20th The plenary session of the Mexican Senate unanimously ratified the Convention 98 of the International Labor Organization on freedom of association. The document establishes that workers must be … Continue reading