- Phosphate workers want company back for Jordan
of the Independent Union of Phosphate Workers (IUPW) Ahmed Qaisi told The Jordan Times over the phone on Sunday ... J ordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC) employees are planning to gather outside JPMC headquarters ... that “keeping the phosphate resources underground is better than stealing them”. According to Qaisi, ...
14/05/2012 - 12:28 - comment 0
- Jordan’s Phosphate Workers Plan Strike over Contract Dispute
Workers at the Jordan Phosphate Mines Co. have decided ... Workers at the Jordan Phosphate Mines Co. have decided to stage a strike early next month to pressure ... to Awad Tarawneh, head of the General Trade Union for Workers in Mining and Metal Industries, the company ...
18/05/2010 - 17:52 - comment 0
- Jordanian electricity workers are striking for the 13th day
voiced hope that the dispute between the company and its workers would be resolved within a day. The president of the Jordanian Electric Power Company (JEPCO) employees’ independent union, Ahmad Meri, ... employees’ independent union, Ahmad Meri, on Wednesday voiced hope that the dispute between the company ...
19/04/2012 - 12:39 - comment 0
- Union leaders in Egypt demand reforms
workers into a unified and powerful voting bloc. The Egyptian Federation for Independent Trade Unions ... umbrellas for new and independent unions. The former claims the membership of 2 million workers. But without ... to form free and independent unions and protection from harassment. A small ...
23/09/2012 - 09:01 - comment 0
- After Qatar and the World Cup, the Expo 2020 and Louvre construction to open eyes to worker maltreatment in the UAE
for criticism by international trade unions and human rights groups for their treatment of foreign workers ... of where workers’ conditions are worst, Abu Dhabi and the UAE compare unfavourably to Qatar not just when ... of the fallout of media coverage and campaigning by trade unions and human rights groups of Qatar and Abu Dhabi ...
05/01/2014 - 05:01 - comment 0
- Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood attacking trade unions
attitude to workers, trade unions and economic and social rights is even more hostile than ... Aita, head of the Egyptian Federation of Independent Trade Unions (EFITU), on the performance in power ... and told him to pay no attention to the independent trade union and deemed it to be illegal.” ...
29/10/2012 - 12:08 - comment 0
- Jordanian Lower House fails to resolve Electric companies strike
of their open-ended strike , Ahmad Meri, president of the workers’ independent union, said. He emphasised ... strike, Ahmad Meri, president of the workers’ independent union, said. ... Budair, one of the company's Board Members, said that both the strike and the workers’ independent ...
10/04/2012 - 08:02 - comment 0
- For questions you're too embarrassed to ask, here's the basics on the army taking on IS in Iraq. Meet the PKK!
Copyright © Independent Print Limited Who are they?The Kurdistan Workers’ Party ... From the Independent's i100, here's a few ... superhero this year. Meet the PKK! Who are they? The Kurdistan Workers ...
Editor's Choice - 06/09/2014 - 06:00 - comment 0
- After the Egyptian Revolution, trade unions could be pivotal once again
The labor movement has reached this peak even though the General Workers' Union promised to suspend ... has reached this peak even though the General Workers' Union promised to suspend strikes ... despite the fact that the Workers’ Union, considered the official trade union thought to enjoy government ...
25/09/2012 - 08:01 - comment 0
- 17 striking days by Jordanian electricity workers finally end
of the JEPCO workers’ union, said that workers and the leadership of the independent union were happy ... they formed an independent union, which the labour ministry described as an illegal entity, to represent them. However, it was the Electricity Workers Union (EWU), which the strikers had sought to portray ...
25/04/2012 - 11:28 - comment 0