Workers' Union

Type: Organization
Name: Workers' Union
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Samuel E. Burk, 32

, at his home in Kansas City, Kan. He was born April 13, 1982, at Libby to Samuel E. Burk, Sr., and Arlene L.  “Cricket” Fairbairn.In his young life he traveled a bumpy road, and yet he survived those many struggles and made the best of what God gave ... [Published Western News - 2 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Talks with preferred bus bidder yet to begin

A call for a new public transport operator was made following the departure of debt-ridden Arriva. Currently a government-owned company is running the bus service. Photo: Jason BorgNegotiations with the preferred public transport bidder had not even started, ... [Published Times of Malta - 4 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Discos privatisation: Union demands open debate

LAHORE: The government should place the important issue of proposed privatization plan of national public utility of electricity before the Parliament for holding open debate and increase hydel power generation on war footing basis to overcome serious ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - 7 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Human Resource Officers Threaten Napwu

[Namibian]OVER a thousand government human resource practitioners are planning to renounce their membership of the Namibia Public Workers' Union.Source:http://allafrica.com/stories/201407251474.html ... [Published AA Namibia - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

Staff strike to cause rail service disruption

Several services run by East Midlands Trains will be affected by afour day strike by staff at depots including Leeds.The company have listed some of the changed services affecting the Calendar region:The following trains will not run; The following trains ... [Published itv.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Enthusiastic Response to AIAWU Conference

THE announcement of the eighth All India Conference of the All India Agricultural Workers Union from July 30 to August 2, 2014 at the office bearers meeting held at Hyderabad on July 16, has had a snowballing effect on the poorest and the most oppressed ... [Published Peoples Democracy.in - 18 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Ghana: Workers seize the streets

WORKERS took to the streets across Ghana on Thursday demanding that the government addresses the country’s dire economy and alleviates the hardship faced by workers.The one-day protest was called and supported by the Ghana Trade Union Congress.More than ... [Published Morning Star Online - 19 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Namibia Bank and Allied Workers Union and Blue Financial Services Namibia reach an agreement on salaries

[embedded content]The Namibia Bank and Allied Workers Union as well as the Blue Financial Services Namibia have concluded their salary negotiations.The agreement signed on Thursday stipulates that Blue Financial Service will increase all permanent non-managerial ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

North Rift unions back Cotu strike

SEVEN trade unions in the North Rift have backed Cotu's call for August 4  strike.Addressing the press yesterday in Eldoret town, the trade unions allied to Cotu said they will marshall their members to go on strike over a raft of issues.In a statement ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 3 reports

Sactwu Statement - Cotton Sector Strike

[COSATU]The COSATU-affiliated Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers' Union (SACTWU) has on Monday issued a strike notice to cotton sector employers after wage negotiations for the sector failed to yield a settlement.Source:http://allafrica.com/ ... [Published AA South Africa - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

BOFEPUSU endorses UDC

Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) and Manual workers Union have come out clear that the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) is the party that has answers to the cries of workers in this country that is ought to take over from the ... [Published Botswana Gazette - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Ghana Workers Protest Against Cost of Living

Accra — THOUSANDS of workers have heeded the call by Ghana's organised labour to protest against the worsening economic conditions in the country.The workers have converged at the Obra Spot, Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra.General Secretary of the Industrial ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: Workers, Protest, Ghana, Accra

Quotes

"I was so proud to be able to tell this audience of super high-powered construction executives about the training opportunities available across North America offered by the Ironworkers and our good contractors, like mine, Extreme Steel" said Mr. Ward. He added, "I'm grateful to IMPACT for making this possible."
"The workers are the engine of this country," a worker from the Ghana Hairdressers and Beauticians Association told The Africa Report, "and you need to fuel the engine for the country to work."
...Union general secretary Solomon Kotei, said the protests were organised to put pressure on government to introduce measures to boost the economy. "We are not talking about wages at all in this struggle … we have spoken about the ability (of government) to halt the depreciation of the cedi against the major trading currencies and to review the (rising price of petrol."
"We also want the removal of the current NSSF chairman and the appointment of a new one. The government should stop interference in the NSSF board of management" Rutto said

More Content

All (1569) | News (1417) | Reports (0) | Blogs (146) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (1) | Press Releases (2)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Samuel E. Burk, 32 [Published Western News - 2 hours ago]
Talks with preferred bus bidder yet to begin [Published Times of Malta - 4 hours ago]
Organised Labour considers weekly demo [Published Tv3.com.gh - 6 hours ago]
Discos privatisation: Union demands open debate [Published The Nation Pakistan - 7 hours ago]
Blue collar blackmail - Exploitation of foreign... [Published Northern Daily Leader - 8 hours ago]
Cho Jun-hyuk’s unfinished war [Published Donga.com - 11 hours ago]
Union kept me from losing family home [Published Northern Daily Leader - 12 hours ago]
To Keep Unions Away, Play Fair [Published Corporate Counsel - 12 hours ago]
Labour on the killing floors [Published Northern Daily Leader - 15 hours ago]
Slow negotiations worry ZCTU [Published ZNBC - 16 hours ago]
Human Resource Officers Threaten Napwu [Published AA Namibia - 17 hours ago]
Namibian petrol attendants strike illegal – Min... [Published StarAfrica.com - 17 hours ago]
147 Maruti Suzuki Workers Two Years - No Bail, ... [Published Friday Gurgaon - 17 hours ago]
Debswana and union in row over use of scanners ... [Published Gabz FM - 18 hours ago]
Enthusiastic Response to AIAWU Conference [Published Peoples Democracy.in - 18 hours ago]
Iron Worker Apprentice Addresses CII Annual Con... [Published Myrtle Beach Sun News - 18 hours ago]
Ghanaian trade unionists woo Chinese investors [Published Ghana News Agency - 18 hours ago]
If You Can’t Rule, Step Down -… Workers Tell Ma... [Published Ghanaian Chronicle - 18 hours ago]
Ghana: Workers seize the streets [Published Morning Star Online - 19 hours ago]
Zimbabweans arrested as SA targets ‘illegals’ [Published SW Radio Africa - 19 hours ago]
Namibia Bank and Allied Workers Union and Blue ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - 19 hours ago]
Malawi Telecommunications Limited lays off 112 ... [Published Malawi Daily Times - 20 hours ago]
"Worsening economic conditions" push Ghanaians ... [Published The Africa Report - 20 hours ago]
Stop Atuabo Port …Maritime Dock Workers Warn Ma... [Published Peace FM - 21 hours ago]
SACTWU issues strike notice in cotton sector [Published Fibre 2 Fashion - 21 hours ago]
Organised Labour Mass Protest: ‘Wake Up Mahama’ [Published Daily Guide Ghana - 22 hours ago]
Guinness Ghana appoints new HR Director, Commer... [Published Joy FM - 23 hours ago]
Sactwu Statement - Cotton Sector Strike [Published AA South Africa - 23 hours ago]
Staff strike to cause rail service disruption [Published itv.com - Jul 25 2014]
Train staff to strike over 'paltry' pay offer [Published itv.com - Jul 25 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Garden State Equality Names Andrea Bowen As New... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 24 2014]
Bowen is one of the first out transgender individuals to lead a statewide LGBT rights group. Andy Bowen Courtesy Garden State Equality Garden State Equality, a New Jersey LGBT rights group, has appointed transgender activist and social worker Andrea ...
Redundancies at Fonterra packaging facility in ... [Published Scoop NZ - Business - Jul 23 2014]
The Dairy Workers Union says redundancies at a Fonterra packaging plant in Waikato will come as a heavy blow to those affected and the union will be doing everything it can to support workers. ...
Obama Honors Union Fronts at White House Ceremony [Published Washington Free Beacon - Jul 22 2014]
The White House honored several union front groups on Tuesday for their work supporting President Barack Obama’s agenda. Obama said “ordinary Americans” such as Restaurant Opportunities Center founder Saru Jayaraman and other big labor proponents were ...
WNU #1227: US Deports Hondurans as Violence Con... [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - Jul 22 2014]
Issue #1227, July 20, 2014 1. Honduras: US Deports Migrants as Violence Continues 2. El Salvador: Workers Win $1.5 Million in Maquila Closing 3. Brazil: BRICS Nations Plan New Development Bank 4. Haiti: UN Head Makes "Pilgrimage" for Cholera Victims ...
Bayelsans bemoan killings by pirates [Published Maritime Security Review - Jul 21 2014]
Armed robbery continues in Niger Delta. Bayelsans bemoan killings by pirates Written by Willie Etim, Yenagoa TRAVELLERS and members of the Maritime Workers Union in Continue Reading » ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
California Senate Approves Online Credit Card P... [Published Financial Services - Jan 30 2014]
Unifor calls for release of CETA details, warns... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 19 2013]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.