Tag: Strike

Clubclass teachers now part of trade union; strike is over –...

83% of the teaching staff working at Clubclass English Language School are now members of the Union of Professional Educators – Voice of the Workers (UPE), meaning the end of a 15-day strike. This comes after UPE demanded for the constitutional right for the teachers to affiliate with a trade union.

Four-day refinery strike in France should not leave motorists stranded –...

French oil major Total said on Monday that strikes against the government's pension reform were having no impact on its fuel supply and distribution ahead of a four-day nationwide strike in French oil refineries.

French travellers face train disruption as pension strikes go on

Strikes disrupting services in France brought frustration for travellers thronging Paris stations at the start of the festive season, as rail workers protested over pension reform.

Greeks stage nationwide strike over reform plans of new government

Greek private sector workers walked off the job on Wednesday in a 24-hour strike, the second such walkout nationwide within a week,...

Paris commuters hit by transport strike over pension overhaul

Parisian commuters faced travel chaos on Friday as transport workers went on strike over plans to reduce their retirement privileges in a challenge to...

Photos: Swiss women stage mass strike demanding overdue equality

Women across Switzerland held a strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreating the passion of the first...

MRFA say referees ‘satisfied’ will see salary increase

An agreement has been reached which will see Maltese referees receiving an increase in their salaries.A representative of the Malta Football Referees Association was...

Zimbabwe raises public workers pay by 29 percent, averts strike for...

Zimbabwe's public workers have accepted a 29 percent salary hike for the lowest paid employees, which the government says will cushion them against double-digit...