Thousands of sugar workers being laid off; unions demand compensation

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Thousands of sugar workers being laid off; unions demand compensation [Demerara Waves] 2017-11-30

City workers strike for pay; admin promises cash today [Demerara Waves] 2017-11-16

Gov’t, teachers agree to high-level task force [The Stabroek News] 2017-10-31

Gov’t not delivering on promise to restore collective bargaining [The Stabroek News] 2017-10-29

Proposals floated to sell off several sugar estates, shed non-core operations [The Stabroek News] 2017-01-01

Brace for more blackouts as GPL workers go on strike for increased salaries [Demerara Waves] 2016-12-19

Strike severely cuts power [The Stabroek News] 2016-12-01

R&F Podcast – Sugar workers in Guyana [Rank and File] 2016-10-27

BCGI gearing to sever workers’ ties with union [The Stabroek News] 2016-10-21

Sugar workers protest over no pay hike [The Stabroek News] 2016-10-21

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BCGI’s Russian management ignores union 2017-12-05 [The Stabroek News]

Thousands of sugar workers being laid off; unions demand compensation 2017-11-30 [Demerara Waves]

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Testing government’s take-it-or-leave-it pay negotiating strategy 2017-10-31 [The Stabroek News]

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Proposals floated to sell off several sugar estates, shed non-core operations 2017-01-01 [The Stabroek News]

GPL puts contracted workers, managers on standby , in wake of industrial unrest 2016-12-20 [Demerara Waves]

Brace for more blackouts as GPL workers go on strike for increased salaries 2016-12-19 [Demerara Waves]

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]

BCGI gearing to sever workers’ ties with union 2016-10-21 [The Stabroek News]

Sugar workers protest over no pay hike 2016-10-21 [The Stabroek News]

GuySuco wants GYD$18 billion subsidy next year; rules out pay increase for 2016 2016-10-20 [Demerara Waves]

Supporting Guyana’s sugar workers 2016-10-16 [Rank and File]

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