Tag: Gwu

Covid-19: “Elderly deaths should not be justified because of age” –...

On the occasion of the International Day of the Elderly.

The Malta Chamber and GWU call for urgent consultation on coronavirus

In the context of the Coronavirus situation, the Malta Chamber of Commerce said that the health and welfare of employees is the foremost priority but the damaging effects on businesses and jobs need to be mitigated. The Chamber emphasised that the situation is crying out loud for clarity, calm, common sense and consistency.

We need a ‘Social Europe’ in next EU Parliament – Sant

The Labour Party MEP candidate Alfred Sant is calling for the creation of a more ‘Social Europe’ during the next EU legislature.The former Prime...

‘Foreign workers should have their basic rights guaranteed’ – GWU

The General Workers' Union stated that foreign workers, referring to the Turkish construction workers who were allegedly being housed in a quarry, should have...

New collective agreement signed to support engineers at Freeport

A new four year collective agreement has been signed between the General Worker’s Union and Malta Freeport Terminals.The agreement which stretches between 2018 –...

GWU flags TM discrimination; UĦM and ex-Chairman deny it

While the General Workers Union (GWU) have alleged ‘discriminatory’ Collective Agreement clauses towards their workers within Transport Malta, the UĦM Voice of the Workers...

Listen: POU and MPA with 2019 wish list for Police Force

Spokespersons from the Police Officers Union (POU) and the Malta Police Association (MPA) spoke to Newsbook.com.mt on the improvements and changes they would like...

Tourism Minister employs Zarb; Doesn’t table contract

Former GWU General Secretary Tony Zarb is employed part-time with Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi. This emerged from a parliamentary question posed by Opposition MP...

GWU requests discussion on MCESD’s proposal on trade unions

The General Workers' Union requested the Maltese Council for Social and Economic Development (MCESD) to open a discussion on the agenda's proposal for every...

Budget 2019: Here’s what they are saying…

The General Workers Union The GWU described the 2019 Budget as a positive one which not only satisfies today's necessities but also strengthens future foundations....