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Labour news from the Caribbean


Antigua


Barbuda


Bahamas

'Workers at Water and Sewerage Corporation ink new labour agreement' 2015-08-29 [Bahama Island Info]
'Utilities Union Signs Five-Year Agreement With Water And Sewerage ' 2015-08-28 [Tribune]
Court Crushes Union Over Melia Gratuities 2015-07-18 [Tribune 242]


Barbados

Trade unions being ‘disrespected,’ says Redman 2015-08-31 [Today]
Union angered by police chief’s gun comment 2015-08-22 [Today]
Union and SSA to discuss restructuring 2015-08-19 [Today]


Belize

ILO conducts tripartite workshop 2015-08-25 [Love FM]
CIBC FirstCaribbean sells out to Heritage Bank 2015-08-05 [The Gleaner]
BEL: Management Vs Union, The Gloves Are Off 2015-07-22 [News 7]


Bermuda

Union voices its support of Jason Hayward 2015-08-26 [Today]
BPSU says Government's lawsuit against Jason Hayward challenges freedom and speech and expression 2015-08-21 [Today]
City Hall rally marks Workers’ Day 2015-05-02 [The Royal Gazette]


Caribbean

Union leaders share ills 2015-07-20 [Newsday]
'Barbados public workers stage protest march; govt warned of more action' 2015-07-07 [Caribbean 360]
'St. Lucia trade union supports industrial action in Barbados' 2015-07-07 [Caribbean 360]


Cayman


Cuba

Seven Years of Struggle for Participative and Democratic Socialism in Cuba 2015-08-20 [Havana Times]
Who Says There Are No Strikes in Cuba? 2015-08-01 [The Times]
Railway workers clean damage caused by derailed cargo train in Central Cuba 2015-06-23 [ACN]


Dominica

LIME Dominica makes 28 employees redundant 2014-02-01 [TDN]
Gov’t, police at odds over salary increases 2012-11-23 [Dominica News online]
Government, PSU faceoff over salary negotiations 2012-11-20 [Jamaica Gleaner]


Dominican Republic

Workers of Haitian Descent: A Legacy of Discrimination 2015-06-25 [Solidarity Center]
Better Lives Sought for Larimar Miners 2015-04-18 [VoA]
Union leader decries ‘secret talks’ to waylay workers’ benefits 2015-04-09 [Today]


Grenada

NDC greets Grenada workers on May Day 2015-05-01 [Spice Islander]
Workers’ Concern VS Business Interest 2014-11-15 [Spice Islander]
Trade unionist speaks about “booing” during May Day celebrations 2014-05-11 [The Spice Islander]


Guyana

SAJ Rice accused of axing workers over union membership 2015-08-16 [The Stabroek News]
Union says company should leave country 2015-08-15 [Caribbean News Desk]
The UGSSA is not a recognized union 2015-07-02 [Stabroek News]


Haiti

Truckers strike on border enters 32nd day 2015-08-29 [The Star]
Workers Not Sharing in Nation’s Economic Growth 2015-03-12 [Solidarity Centre]
The union of BRANA obtained the support of an international coalition 2015-03-02 [Haiti Libre]


Jamaica

sugar job losses signal an industry at a crossroads 2015-08-27 [Equal Times]
Jamaica’s sugar job losses signal an industry at a crossroads 2015-08-26 [Equal Times]
sugar job losses signal an industry at a crossroads 2015-08-26 [Equal Times]


Montserrat


Suriname

Workers strike at IAMGOLD mine 2011-08-03 [Business Week]
Strike shuts down Canadian owned gold mine 2011-08-03 [AFP]
Strike shuts down gold mine 2011-08-03 [The Star]


Maarten


Vincent


Grenadines


Kitts


Nevis


Lucia


Trinidad and Tobago

Don’t protest...or else 2015-08-29 [Newsday]
'PTSC workers reject backpay money offers' 2015-08-28 [Trinidad Newsday]
'Namdevco workers get 14 per cent increase' 2015-08-27 [Trinidad Guardian]


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