Hundreds of thousands of workers strike for decent pay

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Hundreds of thousands of workers strike for decent pay 2018-11-28 [UNI Global Union]

Tunisia's powerful union calls new national strike to press wage demands 2018-11-25 [EuroNews]

Union calls national strike to press wage demands 2018-11-24 [Reuters]

General strike in Tunisia against government cuts 2018-11-23 [IndustriALL]

Public workers protest over pay, more than half a million strike 2018-11-23 [The Citizen]

State workers strike as pay rise rejected under pressure from IMF 2018-11-23 [Middle East Eye]

General strike in Tunisia today amid deepening political and economic crisis 2018-11-22 [GDN]

General strike in Tunisia on Thursday 2018-11-22 [ANSA]

Powerful labour union mounts challenge to economic reforms 2018-11-20 [The National]

Union agrees public sector wage deal to avert nationwide strike 2018-10-22 [Zawya]

UGTT union cancels national strike after govt deal 2018-10-22 [Reuters]

IFJ welcomes a historic agreement to strengthen the safety of journalists in public media 2018-10-19 [IFJ]

Syndicates Call for Biggest Strike Within Public Sector Institutions 2018-10-19 [Asharq al-Awsat]

Historic decision to make racism a criminal offence 2018-10-16 [UNI Global Union]

Tunisair wants government backing to lay off 1200 workers 2018-08-26 [The Daily Times]

Campaign forces Israel's Zim to halt shipments to Tunisia 2018-08-23 [Electronic Intifada]

Dockworkers force Israel-linked ship away from Tunisia 2018-08-14 [Electronic Intifada]

Tunisia: UGTT calls on employers’ organization to take union claims seriously 2018-08-13 [IndustriALL]

Airport Workers Threaten Strike To Disrupt Tourist Trade 2018-07-31 [Channels]

Airport workers call off strike 2018-07-31 [MEM]

Airport workers threaten strike in tourist high season 2018-07-31 [Reuters]

Tunisian airport workers call off strike 2018-07-31 [reuters]

Rate hike squeezes workers, consumers and local business 2018-07-03 [ITUC]

Nobel Prize winner Abassi issues call for global solidarity to UNI World Congress 2018-06-22 [UNI Global Union]

Naziha Kdimi: Women Must Persist in Breaking Gender Molds For more info 2018-06-01 [Solidarity Center]

The growing power of Tunisia's labor union 2018-05-22 [al-Monitor]

FGTBB Tunisia elected Al Taieb Al Bahri as new General Secretary 2018-05-13 [BWI]

Solidarity Center’s Barkallah Receives Top Union Award For more info 2018-05-09 [Solidarity Center]

Tunisian Workers Celebrate May Day & Their Union For more info 2018-05-01 [Solidarity Center]

Teachers Strike Against IMF Imposed Austerity Policies 2018-04-25 [Newsclick]

General Labour Union holds Tunisian government responsible for the deteriorating economy 2018-04-16 [The Monitor]

New law to stop violence against women supported by teachers 2018-03-26 [Education international]

UGTT threatens protests if privatizations go ahead 2018-03-26 [Reuters]

Tunisair attempt to lay off workers or cut benefits are opposed by powerful unions 2018-03-21 [Reuters]

Tunisian Women Stand up for Gender Equality in Inheritance 2018-03-13 [northafricapost]

Women in Morocco, Tunisia Highlight GBV at Work For more info 2018-03-12 [Solidarity Center]

Why Tunisia's Latest Protests Are About More Than a Hike in Taxes 2018-01-31 [The Conversation ]

Which way now for Tunisia? 2018-01-24 [Equal Times]

Protesters demanding jobs clash with police in Tunisian town 2018-01-24 [Arab News]

Fresh protests on anniversary of Arab Spring uprising 2018-01-15 [Deutsche Welle]

Tensions, protests mark Tunisia’s 7th revolutionary anniversary 2017-12-24 [The New Arab]

Nobel prize-winning trade unions are holding the country back 2017-12-15 [The Economist]

UGTT says Trump’s Jerusalem decision a declaration of war, calls for protests 2017-12-07 [Reuters ]

Union and government reach agreement on Tunisia food prices 2017-12-02 [MEMO]

Government to lift retirement age by two years, official says 2017-11-19 [Arab News]

Tunisian metalworkers’ strike results in salary increase 2017-11-09 [IndustriALL]

Metalworkers announce sector-wide strike 2017-10-17 [IndustriALL]

UGTT calls for support for the Syrian president in his 'war against terrorism' 2017-08-28 [Middle East Eye]

Labour union mobilises against 'racist' C-Star ship 2017-08-16 [ANDA]

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