Politicians squabble while health professionals stress over ‘sick’ hospital

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Politicians squabble while health professionals stress over ‘sick’ hospital 2018-04-22 [The Gleaner]

Dirty deal! - NSWMA boss vows to clean up working conditions for garbage collectors 2018-04-15 [The Gleaner]

Failing sugar industry worries officials 2018-04-15 [The Observer]

Pension Scheme for Tourism Workers by Mid -2018 2018-03-20 [jis.gov]

'Teachers reject latest pay offer' 2018-03-20 [Jamaica Observer]

'JTA rejects government's latest wage offer' 2018-03-19 [Radio Jamaica]

'Public sector teachers get new wage offer' 2018-03-16 [Radio Jamaica]

Shaw withdraws proposal for 4-year negotiating cycle 2018-03-15 [The Gleaner]

'Gov't not trampling on rights of workers, says financial secretary' 2018-03-15 [Jamaica Observer]

''Sick' teachers expected back at work today' 2018-03-15 [Jamaica Observer]

'New budget figures include billions for public sector back pay' 2018-03-14 [Jamaica Observer]

'Police Federation, Finance Ministry wage talks collapse' 2018-03-14 [Radio Jamaica]

JCTU writes PM warning against payment of rejected salary increase 2018-03-14 [The Gleaner]

Public-Sector Workers Locked In Four-Year Agreement 2018-03-14 [jamaica-gleaner]

'Opposition supports teachers' request for better wages' 2018-03-12 [Radio Jamaica]

'Public school teachers stay home in wage related protest' 2018-03-12 [Radio Jamaica]

'Higher wages mean more taxes — Shaw tells teachers' 2018-03-12 [Jamaica Observer]

'Strike jitters Education Ministry taking pre-emptive action to keep schools functioning' 2018-03-12 [Jamaica Observer]

'Education Ministry activates contingency plans in wake of possible teacher strike' 2018-03-11 [Radio Jamaica]

'Teachers plan sickout to protest wage dispute with gov't ' 2018-03-11 [Gleaner]

Gov't going ahead with payment of wage increase despite JTA's concern 2018-03-10 [The Gleaner]

'Government says it can't improve wage offer to public sector workers' 2018-03-09 [Radio Jamaica]

Wage hike, and retroactive pay for public sector workers month end 2018-03-03 [The Gleaner]

Low wage is bad economics, says UCASE president 2018-03-01 [The Observer]

Public sector pay issue said close to settlement 2018-01-29 [The Observer]

Shaw pushes to conclude public-sector wage talks 2018-01-22 [The Gleaner]

PM meets union leaders 2018-01-18 [The Observer]

Union representing gov't workers puts industrial action plans on hold 2018-01-10 [The Gleaner]

More calls for gov't to revise wage to GDP target with IMF 2018-01-03 [The Gleaner]

NHT worries Employees on edge, but agency says news of job cuts untrue 2018-01-03 [The Observer]

'Disgruntled Alpart workers block entrance to plant' 2017-11-28 [Radio Jamaica]

PSTOC co-chair suggests new approach to public sector wage talks 2017-11-20 [The Gleaner]

NWU officers who got court order blocking special congress said nothing - Valentine 2017-11-19 [The Gleaner]

Fire Brigade employees on work to rule 2017-09-12 [Jamaica Observer ]

Sugar Workers Learning Chinese Out West 2017-09-12 [The Gleaner ]

Fire Brigade Drivers, Mechanics Go On Work To Rule 2017-09-12 [The Gleaner ]

FLA, union stalemate - Entities battle over reinstatement of fired workers; PM to be asked to intervene 2017-08-25 [The Gleaner]

Conditions under which Jamaicans are working on various Chinese investment projects as a “total disgrace”-Union 2017-08-24 [The Observer]

A rocky road ahead 2017-08-22 [The Observer]

Robinson seeks to avert strike at UDC operations in St Ann 2017-08-17 [The Observer]

Gas stations running low on fuel as truck drivers strike 2017-08-16 [The Gleaner]

'Finance ministry meets Friday with public sector unions' 2017-08-02 [Jamaica Observer]

'Paternity leave among 18 outstanding items unions want settled' 2017-08-02 [Jamaica Observer]

Finance ministry meets Friday with public sector unions 2017-08-02 [The Observer]

BITU sees 'ray of hope' in pay talks with UDC 2017-07-25 [The Observer]

PM stresses urgency of pension reform 2017-07-17 [The Observer]

‘Pryce-less’ - Jamaican domestic workers union President is CARICOM Woman of the Year 2017-07-02 [The Gleaner]

JUTC strike notice delayed 2017-06-13 [The Observer]

'Labour Ministry intervenes in dispute at Port Henderson Primary' 2017-05-31 [Radio Jamaica]

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