Sympathy strikes affect flights, ferries in Finland

Today's labour news

Unions in Mozambique empowering workers 2019-12-04 [IndustriALL]

Pay rise remains unresolved, industry strikes to follow 2019-12-04 [Trade Union News from Finland]

The postal strike is over and a new collective agreement reached 2019-11-29 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Sympathy strikes affect flights, ferries in Finland 2019-11-26 [Xinhua]

The National Conciliator’s proposal to end the postal strike totally ignored the core issue 2019-11-20 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Further solidarity industrial action in sight due to the postal services strike 2019-11-19 [Trade Union News from Finland]

UNI supports striking Finnish postal workers 2019-11-18 [UNI Global Union]

Global Railway News Updates on 17th November 2019 For more info 2019-11-17 [AIRF Communication Centre]

More Estonian construction workers returning from Finland 2019-11-14 [ERR]

Postal strike is set to escalate 2019-11-13 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Chemical sector collective bargaining stopped due to employers demand to hamper organising 2019-11-12 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Postal workers extend strike until December 2019-11-11 [YLE]

Union: Thousands possibly working extra hours illegally 2019-11-11 [YLE]

Ten thousand on strike as post union extends industrial action 2019-11-11 [News Now]

Nursing unions set sights on incremental salary increases 2019-11-03 [YLE]

Employer's demands for heavy pay and benefit cuts in technology industry stymies collective bargaining 2019-10-30 [Trade Union News from Finland]

The Union of Professional Engineers in Finland turns one hundred 2019-10-23 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Postal workers call strike in November 2019-10-22 [YLE]

Health care and public services unions demand a targeted pay rise and a ten-year salary programme 2019-10-10 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Trade union confederations see the planned state budget as a step forward, but not big enough 2019-09-19 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Extended unpaid working hours yielded no positive impact in the workplace 2019-09-13 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Union slams bonus payments during strike action 2019-09-02 [YLE]

Postal union set for strike action over collective bargaining switch 2019-08-29 [News Now]

Trade unions want to limit fast growing use of the non-compete clause in employment contracts 2019-08-29 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Riku Aalto: The fate of Finnish industry will not be solved by unpaid work 2019-08-14 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Akava and YTN open a Brussels office 2019-08-05 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Finland expels 139 Uzbek construction workers due to false education documents 2019-07-29 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Learning from Finland: lessons for Australia’s vocational higher education future 2019-07-17 [AEU]

The long and winding road of the failed activation model comes to an end 2019-07-05 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Income equality in Finland among the best in Europe 2019-07-02 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Building workers' union Rakennussliitto hold 24th Congress 2019-06-13 [BWI]

Annika Rönni-Sällinen is the new President of the Service Union United PAM 2019-06-07 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Stora Enso GFA committee plans sustainable future Add to favourites Read this article in: English 5 June, 2019Following the signing in January 2018 of the Global Framework Agreement (GFA) between Finnish-headquartered renewable materials multinatio 2019-06-05 [IndustriALL]

Unions are satisfied with the planned government programme and ready for cooperation 2019-06-05 [Trade Union News from Finland]

New government programme promises cooperation instead of confrontation in the labour market 2019-06-03 [Trade Union News from Finland]

New fund supports journalists facing harassment and threats 2019-05-30 [EFJ]

Fate of the 24 hours annual extra work will be a most difficult issue in the next collective agreements round 2019-05-24 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Union ask Police to investigate 20 companies that tried to break industrial action by means of emergency work 2019-04-30 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Majority of new MPs are union members 2019-04-25 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Disproportionate defamation case against journalist 2019-04-22 [EFJ]

Nation of the Free campaign fights for labour rights in Parliamentary elections 2019-04-08 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Fragmentation of working life turns organising rate down 2019-04-02 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Industrial Union places embargo on Lapwall 2019-03-21 [Trade Union News from Finland]

No new activation model stage two 2019-03-05 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Citizens’ initiative to stop activation model voted down in Parliament following most unusual debate 2019-02-21 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Finnish employee must work 34 days to reach a single day’s pay for CEO 2019-02-18 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Redundancies remain at relatively low level in 2018 2019-02-08 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Grave neglect revealed in privatised elderly care - unions demand immediate measures 2019-01-30 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Today’s Priority - The future of Finland’s education policy 2019-01-25 [Education International]

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This month in labour history

2-12-1939 The Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions proclaims that Finnish workers will take up arms against invasion by the USSR. [more]

28-12-1973 Trade Union of Education in Finland (Opetusalan Ammattijärjestö) founded. [more]