Blockade of Cuba hinders COVID-19 response

Today's labour news

Much ado about Cuban doctors – so what's behind their recruitment? 2020-05-02 [Fin24]

Blockade of Cuba hinders COVID-19 response 2020-05-01 [BWI]

Is the deployment of Cuban doctors to SA justified? 2020-04-30 [Daily Maverick]

Where are all the South Africans trained as doctors in Cuba? 2020-04-30 [SowetanLIVE]

SAMA: Deployment of Cuban doctors premature, political 2020-04-29 [JacarandaFM]

COSATU welcomes Cuba’s great act of altruistic solidarity 2020-04-29 [COSATU]

Cuban doctors welcomed but government told to hire unemployed SA healthcare workers 2020-04-29 [The Citizen]

Denosa raises concern over healthcare workers who remain unemployed 2020-04-28 [Eyewitness News]

Nursing union raises concerns following arrival of Cuban doctors 2020-04-28 [The South African]

New Brunswick Cuba and COVID-19 2020-04-23 [NB Media Co-op]

NEHAWU commends Cuba’s role in global fight against Coronavirus, condemns strengthening of anti-Cuba blockade by US administration of Donald Trump 2020-04-18 [Polity]

Police Union thanks Cuban medical collaboration 2020-04-16 [Prensa Latina]

Discipline, responsibility and solidarity in time of COVID-19 2020-03-27 [BWI]

On Sovereignties and Solidarities 2020-03-20 [Nacla]

NEHAWU calls on government to procure the drug interferon from Cuba for treatment of Covid-19 2020-03-18 [Polity]

Political forces and unions support Cuba 2020-01-29 [Prensa Latina]

British trade unions display solidarity with Cuban unions at historic conference 2019-11-26 [Cuba Solidarity Campaign]

CSC Director awarded medal from Cuban trade unions 2019-11-26 [Cuba Solidarity Campaign]

Cuba’s secret deal with Qatar to take up to 90% of doctors' wages 2019-11-19 [Freedom United]

Cuban trade unions salute history of friendship with Britain's labour movement 2019-11-04 [Cuba Solidarity Campaign]

Regional Solidarity with Cuba 2019-10-16 [BWI]

Cuba opens the Pandora’s box of the internet 2019-09-29 [Equal Times]

2,000 construction workers are connected 2019-07-31 [BWI]

Panamanian Trade Unions Demand End of Blockade against Cuba 2019-07-27 [Prensa Latina]

Government announces increase in wages as part of economic reform 2019-07-01 [NBC]

Building trade union unity 2019-05-14 [BWI]

World Trade Union Leaders to Attend Workers' Congress in Cuba 2019-04-16 [Prensa Latina]

Union gives SANDF deadline to reinstate 'AWOL' students in Cuba 2019-04-10 [TimesLIVE]

 VIDEO  Union Leaders Embrace Return of ‘The Market’ in Cuba 2019-03-18 [The Real News Network]

Cooperation and international solidarity multiply in Cuban unionism 2018-11-12 [BWI]

Cooperation and international solidarity multiply in Cuban unionism 2018-10-25 [BWI]

Beating the blockade of Cuba – with ballet shoes 2018-08-22 [CWU]

Uruguay Commemorates 55 Years of Cuban Medical Collaboration 2018-05-27 [Prensa Latina]

Biggest battle is against U.S. trade embargo, says union leader 2018-05-03 [Xinhua]

May Day Parade: Same Old May Routine 2018-05-03 [Havana Times]

Big headache: Cuba-SA doctor training programme put on hold 2018-04-24 [Business Day]

When in Cuba Will Wages be Seriously Discussed? 2018-03-31 [havanatimes]

Neoliberalism and Cuban Bus Drivers 2018-03-24 [havanatimes]

Employ Kenyan doctors before Cuba import deal, urges union 2018-03-19 [nation]

Kenya to import 100 doctors from Cuba, each county gets two 2018-03-19 [the-star]

Union Delegation to Cuba 2018-03-08 [CUPW]

Two more U.S. govt workers experienced symptoms at embassy in Havana 2017-10-21 [UPI]

We Must Support CUBA - Let’s Give Generously! 2017-09-29 [CUPW]

Trade unions from Vietnam and Cuba strengthen traditional relationships 2017-09-27 [VNA]

Open University should not be closed to Cubans 2017-09-15 [UNISON]

Cuba Solidarity Campaign launches appeal for victims of Hurricane Irma 2017-09-14 [NUT]

A New Reality in Cuba? Canada-Cuba Solidarity Conference 2017-07-09 [Worker-to-Worker]

SIPTU President calls on Irish Government to work with Cuba despite renewal of US sanctions 2017-06-20 [SIPTU]

May Day in Cuba ʺWe Are Privilegedʺ 2017-05-14 [CUPW]

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