Totaltec contract outlawing trade union membership raises oil and gas concerns – Lewis

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Totaltec contract outlawing trade union membership raises oil and gas concerns – Lewis 2019-09-13 [The Stabroek News]

Field foremen/women in sugar industry get 3%-4% increase 2019-07-10 [The Stabroek News]

Guyana Goldfields workers call off strike 2019-07-06 [Demerara Waves]

'We want wifi and food': Union reps hold talks with Labour Dep’t to resolve Aurora mine strike 2019-07-05 [Stabroek]

On 96th anniversary, restoration of collective bargaining among major concerns for GPSU 2019-06-11 [The Stabroek News]

Evaluation to be done of VC’s performance before decision on new contract –UG unions 2019-05-28 [The Stabroek News]

UG finances to be audited at unions' request 2019-04-19 [The Stabroek News]

Bauxite strike ends after agreement reached 2019-03-21 [The Stabroek News]

‘Resilience has paid off’ 2019-03-17 [The Stabroek News]

RUSAL-BCGI management finally recognises union, to begin talks Friday 2019-03-13 [Demerara Waves]

RUSAL-BCGI workers will continue river blockade until labour dispute is resolved – unions 2019-03-05 [Demerara Waves]

‘We are not sending people back under those conditions’ 2019-03-05 [The Stabroek News]

RUSAL has not suspended Guyana operations 2019-03-04 [The Stabroek News]

Ministry’s failure to bring BCGI’s Russian managers ‘in line’ contributing to workers mistreatment – union officials 2019-02-08 [The Stabroek News]

UG, unions for meeting on January 8 2018-12-31 [The Stabroek News]

GAWU to discuss meeting with political parties on their plans for sugar 2018-12-30 [The Stabroek News]

'UG unions call on Labour Department to intervene in salary ‘row’' 2018-12-06 [Kaieteur News]

'Sugar workers stage protest outside Parliament for severance' 2018-12-06 [Kaieteur News]

UG unions appeal to Department of Labour over wage talks 2018-12-06 [The Stabroek News]

Blairmont sugar workers picket for pay increase 2018-12-02 [The Stabroek News]

Ex-sugar workers find holiday cheer with final severance pay-out 2018-12-02 [The Stabroek News]

Albion sugar workers protest over reduction of tillage pay 2018-10-04 [The Stabroek News]

Gov’t creates new crisis in teachers’ negotiation by imposing a chairperson 2018-10-01 [The Stabroek News]

Teachers strike looms again: “They are ready to hit the streets” over imposed arbitration chairman, despite Education Ministry’s threatened legal action 2018-09-27 [Demerara Waves]

'Teachers’ Union, govt open preparatory talks for arbitration; disagreement on some terms of reference' 2018-09-11 [Demerara Waves]

Teachers and their leaders must be commended for standing their ground 2018-09-11 [The Stabroek News]

Teachers’ recent strike and workers pursuit of the respect for Collective Bargaining 2018-09-10 [The Stabroek News]

' Linden teachers continue strike action in earnest' 2018-09-06 [Kaieteur News]

'As second week of strike action continues… GTU threatens legal action to prevent illegal appointment of “substitutes”' 2018-09-06 [Kaieteur News]

'Almost total shutdown of E’bo schools as 600 teachers stay away' 2018-09-06 [Kaieteur News]

'Gov’t ready for arbitration' 2018-09-06 [Guyana Chronicle]

'Region Ten teachers meet GTU General Secretary' 2018-09-05 [Kaieteur News]

Canadian labour leaders blast gov’t’s treatment of sugar workers 2018-09-05 [The Stabroek News]

'Mixed reactions to strike in NA, Region Five' 2018-09-04 [Guyana Chronicle]

'$4B to meet teachers’ demands' 2018-09-04 [Guyana Chronicle]

'Incensed reactions to teachers’ strike' 2018-09-04 [Kaieteur News]

' Hundreds of teachers take to the streets in New Amsterdam' 2018-09-04 [Kaieteur News]

'Strike action takes first real bite with massive countrywide turnout' 2018-09-04 [Kaieteur News]

About 10 percent of teachers on strike; Education Ministry deploys 500 substitutes 2018-09-04 [Demerara Waves]

Striking teachers abandoned classrooms countrywide while others remained on the job 2018-09-04 [Demerara Waves]

'Henry allays fears as strike continues' 2018-09-03 [Guyana Chronicle]

'Teachers divided on strike action' 2018-09-03 [Kaieteur News]

'Guyana Teachers’ Union [GTU] heartened that govt. trying to locate funds to pay salary increase – but extremely disappointed only 2018 under consideration' 2018-09-02 [Kaieteur News]

Gov’t seeking to source funds to up pay offer to teachers 2018-09-01 [The Stabroek News]

'GTU rejects conciliation talks' 2018-08-31 [Guyana Chronicle]

'Government has one day to negate teacher’s strike – GTU President' 2018-08-31 [Kaieteur News]

Forty percent claim by teachers not unreasonable 2018-08-30 [The Stabroek News]

'GTU to attend conciliation meeting today -but demands neutral persons to mediate -blames President Granger for ongoing strike action' 2018-08-29 [Kaieteur News]

'Guyana Goldfields to lay off Greenfield workers' 2018-08-28 [Guyana Times]

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