Labour Disputes

GM Korea drops bankruptcy vote plan after last-minute wage deal

GM Korea drops bankruptcy vote plan after last-minute wage deal

Published 23/04/2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - General Motors Co’s (GM) South Korean unit dropped a plan for a vote on a bankruptcy filing after reaching a tentative wage [more…]

French strikers press on with attempt to derail SNCF reform

French strikers press on with attempt to derail SNCF reform

Published 23/04/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Striking French rail workers disrupted train services for the ninth day this month on Monday, turning a deaf ear to the centrist [more…]

Air France KLM shares fall amid more strike disruption

Air France KLM shares fall amid more strike disruption

Published 23/04/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Air France KLM (AIRF.PA) shares fell on Monday as its Air France division faced further disruption to flights due to workers striking [more…]

After walkouts, U.S. teachers eye elections for school funding gains

After walkouts, U.S. teachers eye elections for school funding gains

Published 15/04/2018

OKLAHOMA CITY/TULSA, Okla. (Reuters) - High school physics teacher Craig Hoxie filed to run for Oklahoma’s House of Representatives on Friday, a day after the [more…]

GM sticks to April 20 deadline for Korea restructuring, unit logs…

GM sticks to April 20 deadline for Korea restructuring, unit logs…

Published 13/04/2018

DETROIT/SEOUL (Reuters) - General Motors Co’s (GM.N) president said common ground must be reached on a long-term financial restructuring of GM’s South Korean auto unit [more…]

Almost 2,500 GM Korea workers apply for voluntary redundancy package

Almost 2,500 GM Korea workers apply for voluntary redundancy package

Published 05/03/2018

Members of a civic group attend a protest demanding prosecutors in Gunsan to investigate GM Korea over its decision to shut down a plant in [more…]

Kenyan university lecturers strike again over low pay

Kenyan university lecturers strike again over low pay

Published 02/03/2018

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya’s public university lecturers have resumed a nationwide strike over low pay, nearly three months after ending a similar protest. Strikes by [more…]

Philippines says more than 2,200 citizens in Kuwait want to go home

Philippines says more than 2,200 citizens in Kuwait want to go home

Published 12/02/2018

Filipino workers who were repatriated from Kuwait take part in a dialogue with a Department of Labour official at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Paranaque, [more…]

German industrial workers and employers set to resume talks on Monday

German industrial workers and employers set to resume talks on Monday

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Workers of planemaker Airbus stand in front of the main entrance during a 24-hour strike of German Metal Workers Union IG Metall [more…]

German car production stalled by 24-hour strikes

German car production stalled by 24-hour strikes

Published 02/02/2018

BMW workers during a 24-hour strike by German industrial trade union IG Metall in Berlin, Germany, February 2, 2018. Placard reads "6% more, we find [more…]