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Labour news from the Caribbean


Antigua


Barbuda


Bahamas

'Repair Bpl Hurricane Damage' Or Union Strikes 2016-12-07 [Tribune 242]
Call To Force Banks To Allow Employees To Join Union 2016-12-06 [Tribune 242]
Strike Threat If Pm Does Not Address March Issues 2016-12-03 [Tribune 242]


Barbados

NUPW official in hot water 2016-12-02 [Today]
NUPW awaiting response 2016-12-02 [The Nation]
GAIA workers step up demands for higher pay 2016-11-26 [Today]


Belize

Supreme Court has ruled on a BNTU Strike before 2016-11-25 [The Guardian]
Education union forces government to agree on its demands 2016-10-25 [Education International]
National Teacher’s Union Votes to Put Strike on Hold 2016-10-19 [News 5]


Bermuda

Crowd in clash with riot police 2016-12-02 [The Royal Gazette]
Marine and Ports workers down tools 2016-11-02 [The Royal Gazette]
Time of celebration in Bermuda 2016-09-03 [The Royal Gazette]


Caribbean

IndustriALL builds presence in the Caribbean 2016-12-06 [IndustriALL]
Unions for RBC workers join forces 2016-11-02 [The Guardian]
Unions' joint call for government action on contract labour 2015-12-12 [IndustriALL Global Union]


Cayman


Cuba

Four workers dead in bridge collapse 2016-11-24 [Reuters]
Four workers dead in bridge collapse: Canada miner Sherritt 2016-11-24 [Reuters]
GROOMED TO SPEND Welcome to the new Cuba, where dog baths cost what some state workers make in a whole paycheck 2016-05-30 [Quartz]


Dominica

Teachers and families need help after TS Erika 2015-09-05 [Education Internationa]
LIME Dominica makes 28 employees redundant 2014-02-01 [TDN]
Gov’t, police at odds over salary increases 2012-11-23 [Dominica News online]


Dominican Republic

Medical Association and government return to talks 2016-09-01 [Today]
Hundreds of Dominican Food Workers Win Union 2016-06-06 [Solidarity Center]
The Haitian sugar workers denied Dominican Republic pensions 2015-12-25 [Equal Times]


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

GAWU accuses GuySuCo of stalling on wages talks 2016-12-07 [Stabroek News]
Strike severely cuts power 2016-12-01 [The Stabroek News]
R&F Podcast – Sugar workers in Guyana 2016-10-27 [Rank and File]


Haiti

“Haiti needs new narratives” – and the Haitian people deserve our support 2016-11-03 [Equal Times]
2 day strike announced in public transit 2016-08-24 [Haiti Libre]
Strike by resident doctors grinds on 2016-07-25 [The Times-Union]


Jamaica

Union hoping new Noranda owners will compensate dismissed workers 2016-10-26 [The Gleaner]
Public sector workers won't accept another wage freeze - trade union 2016-10-19 [The Gleaner]
Trade union hopes for positive outcome from negotiations with NWC management 2016-09-23 [The Gleaner]


Montserrat


Suriname


Maarten


Vincent


Grenadines


Kitts


Nevis


Lucia


Trinidad and Tobago

Union issues warning as media workers get the axe 2016-12-07 [Daily Express]
Garbage pile-up hits downtown PoS 2016-12-07 [The Guardian]
NATUC slams businessman's 'misleading' statement 2016-12-07 [Loop]


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