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Commission must stop imposing austerity on Spanish recovery 2021-06-07 [ETUC]

H&M Agrees With Unions With Reducing ERE 2021-05-23 [Sports Talk Line]

Gig-economy riders in Spain must become staff within 90 days under new rule 2021-05-18 [Reuters]

SEPE workers, called to support a strike called by USO this Monday and Tuesday 2021-03-28 [Explica]

Unions to get access to app algorithms to monitor workers' rights 2021-03-12 [Canada.com]

Four-Month Strike At San Ciprián Aluminium Smelter Ends 2021-03-01 [Aluminium Insider]

Win against subcontracting in Spain 2021-02-10 [IUF]

Pepe Álvarez: 'Si no hay reforma laboral inminente, el Gobierno debe prepararse para movilizaciones' 2021-02-05 [UGT]

Government must use revenues from Google Tax to support journalism 2021-01-24 [IFJ]

EFJ supports strike at Canal Sur 2020-12-23 [EFJ]

As the world mourned Diego Maradona, a Spanish women sat in quiet protest 2020-12-05 [Stuff]

Repsol unions call off strike after company makes new offer 2020-12-04 [IndustriALL]

Amazon Accused of Spying on Barcelona Workers Strike 2020-12-04 [EuroWeekly]

New Report Points to Amazon's Snooping of Spanish Strikers 2020-12-04 [UNI Global Union]

Amazon allegedly hired investigators to spy on warehouse strike, Spanish union reports 2020-12-03 [Morning Star]

Spanish unions announce strike at Repsol 2020-12-01 [IndustriALL]

Spain's health workers protest against health service cuts 2020-11-30 [Reuters]

C-19 lockdown: How domestic workers became prisoners 2020-11-12 [BBC]

Authorities tell Amazon to give more than 4,000 gig workers contracts: report 2020-10-16 [Market Watch]

Now that the mines have closed, what lies ahead for Spain’s coal country ? 2020-10-12 [Equal Times]

Now that the mines have closed, what lies ahead for Spain’s coal country? 2020-10-12 [Equal Times]

'Combining face-to-face work and teleworking is the best way to make the most of the benefits of remote working' 2020-10-06 [IFJ]

CGT exige al Ejecutivo de Sánchez e Iglesias la equiparación, en relación al Covid-19, de las trabajadoras de Ayuda a Domicilio al personal sanitario 2020-10-04 [CGT]

Manager arrested after 20 sexual assaults 2020-09-29 [Euro Weekly]

Home-working draft bill to make employers pay for expenses 2020-09-23 [Reuters]

Unions call Sept. 22 aerospace workers' strike to protect jobs 2020-09-09 [Reuters]

Hay que acordar medidas urgentes contra la siniestralidad laboral 2020-08-11 [UGT]

Nissan to keep production and employment in Spain until the end of 2021 2020-08-06 [IndustriALL]

CGT denuncia que el Gobierno de PSOE-UP continúa ignorando a las asociaciones memorialistas en los trámites para la modificación de la nueva ley de Memoria Histórica 2020-08-06 [CGT]

Nissan, unions agree to delay Barcelona plant closing until end of 2021 2020-08-06 [Automotive News]

Nissan workers still in talks over Barcelona plants after pact rejection 2020-08-05 [Reuters]

CCOO y UGT anuncian protestas para septiembre si no se desbloquea el convenio de limpieza de locales y edificios 2020-08-01 [La Vanguardia]

Unions release COVID-19 action guide 2020-07-21 [BWI]

'Please help us, we are abandoned here.' Thousands of Moroccan seasonal workers stranded in Spain 2020-07-11 [CNN]

Virus spike in Spain reveals plight of seasonal farm workers 2020-07-05 [MedicalXpress]

Jornadas formativas sobre sindicalismo en tiempos de pandemia 2020-06-09 [CGT]

”We will not be robbed of our future”, say Spanish Alcoa workers 2020-06-03 [IndustriALL]

Threat of strike by SEPE workers in the middle of the de-escalation of the ERTE 2020-06-03 [Explica]

Nissan announces the closure of Catalan factories  ActNOW!  2020-05-30 [IndustriALL]

Strike at Nissan Spain over uncertain future 2020-05-23 [IndustriALL]

La derogación de la reforma laboral deberá llegar de la mano del diálogo social 2020-05-22 [UGT]

Auto Production in Spain Off to Rocky Restart 2020-05-17 [Ward's Auto]

Portuguese journalists banned from entering Spain 2020-05-14 [EFJ]

Sex workers left to fend for themselves under lockdown 2020-05-09 [Yahoo]

Just Transition for Spanish thermal power plant workers 2020-04-29 [IndustriALL]

The plight of Spain’s migrant workers 2020-04-27 [The New Internationalist]

Spain seizes virus tests bound for returning Siemens Gamesa workers: union 2020-04-14 [CNA]

Sex workers ‘out on their own’ as the €24.5 billion industry shuts down amid pandemic 2020-04-06 [Euronews]

Union victory on COVID-19 protection for workers 2020-04-04 [BWI]

Coronavirus lockdown destroys jobs at record pace in 'paralyzed' Spain 2020-04-03 [The Financial Post]

This month in labour history

This month in labour history

2-07-1855 A massive 10-day general strike takes place in Catalonia against the introduction of machinery in the textile sector. Declared illegal, it is punished by prison terms, deportation, corporal punishment, and threats of the death penalty. [more]

26-07-1909 General strike. Conscription of the "poor" to fight in the war against Moroccan workers provokes fury. The well-to-do escaped the war by paying. In Barcelona, factories, workshops, stores, stationary trams, railways, telegraphs are shut. [more]

27-07-1909 Day 2 of the general strike against the sending of reservists to suppress workers in Morocco. Anger against the Church for its support for the state. In Barcelona, 80 buildings belonging to the Church are set on fire. [more]