Suny-Samsung workers in Israel declare dispute

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Why are Israel’s builders increasingly falling to their deaths? 2020-01-16 [Davar]

Improving the working conditions of preschool teachers' assistants. 2020-01-13 [Davar]

Histadrut Chief to Treasury: Repeal the policy undermining state employees' right to strike. 2019-12-29 [Davar]

Netanyahu Adviser Pushing Plan to Cut Benefits, Wages for Foreign Workers 2019-12-27 [Haaretz]

Union official forcibly prevented from speaking to workers. Tackled to the floor, dragged out of the building and suffering a head wound 2019-12-27 [Davar]

Unions and employers work together to increase Israel’s minimum wage 2019-12-26 [Davar]

Suny-Samsung workers in Israel declare dispute 2019-12-16 [UNI Global Union]

A joint Israeli-Palestinian initiative to reduce worker fatalities in the construction industry 2019-12-15 [Davar]

Sex workers fall victim to Israeli government paralysis 2019-12-13 [Al-Monitor]

Histadrut to the Philippine President: Stop the ongoing injury to labor leaders  ActNOW!  2019-12-12 [Davar]

Histadrut Chairman responds to public attack on unions 2019-12-12 [Davar]

How Labor Strikes Became History, and May Become Our Future 2019-12-11 [Haaretz]

Histadrut declares a labor dispute at Samsung importer Sunny Communications 2019-12-11 [Davar]

Israeli forces detained Palestinian TV journalists in Jerusalem 2019-12-09 [IFJ]

EI condemns the temporary closure of the Jerusalem office of the Palestinian Authority Ministry of Education by Israeli authorities 2019-12-09 [Education International]

50 Palestinian workers in a food plant in Atarot Industrial Zone go on strike 2019-12-07 [WAC-MAAN]

Levels of employment are rising for people with disabilities - but is it enough? 2019-12-05 [Davar]

IFJ reacts on Israeli attacks against Palestinian journalists 2019-12-03 [IFJ]

Histadrut chief demands NIS 6,000 minimum wage 2019-12-02 [Globes]

An LGBT & union forum at the workplace: ensuring all employees feel welcome 2019-12-02 [Davar]

Not your usual image of a union member - Israel's white-collar revolution. For more info 2019-12-02 [Davar]

A major gain for WAC-MAAN and for Palestinian workers as Labor Court ordains Maya Food Industries negotiate with the union and pay 160,000 NIS in damages for obstructing its drive to unionize the company 2019-12-01 [WAC-MAAN]

Hundreds of journalists stand up against Israeli decision to shut down Palestine TV 2019-11-28 [IFJ]

Successful International Certificate Program will enter second year soon 2019-11-27 [Europäische Akademie der Arbeit]

Journalists stand up against Israeli repression of Palestinian media in Jerusalem 2019-11-27 [NUJ]

German union leader compares Israel to Nazi master race, forced to resign 2019-11-26 [Jerusalem Post]

Through the wire — Palestinians risk jail to work in Israel illegally 2019-11-24 [The Times]

Hebron: Palestinian photojournalist looses sight of one eye by Israeli military 2019-11-19 [IFJ]

Trump settlements announcement blatant disregard for rule of law 2019-11-19 [ITUC]

The workers who maintain a sense of normalcy in the war zone of Israel's South 2019-11-18 [Davar]

Histadrut construction union bolsters international work 2019-11-18 [BWI]

A Palestinian worker who collapsed during work was thrown down by the roadside by a formean in Maya Foods plant in Mishor Edumimim 2019-11-16 [WAC-Maan]

Histadrut and Pelephone agree 400 layoffs, to include early retirement packages for tenured workers: Pelephone employees will receive a 7% pay rise, and a 1% annual bonus 2019-11-13 [Globes]

How working on a garbage truck became 'a job to be proud of' 2019-11-10 [Davar]

Whatssap sues Israel's NSO for allegedly helping spies hack phones 2019-11-10 [Radio New Zealand International]

JLC Joins 12 other U.S. Organizations in Call to Israeli Political Leadership to Oppose Support for Annexation 2019-11-09 [Jewish Labor Committee]

Israeli government in deadlock: will disability benefits rise as legally required? 2019-11-07 [Davar]

23-year-old construction worker falls to his death in central Israel 2019-11-07 [Times of Israel]

Emergency training, a lifelong gift for foreign workers: New project focuses on training foreign workers to be first responders for medical emergencies. 2019-11-06 [Arutz Sheva]

Tel Aviv court cancels deportation of 2 Israeli-born children of Filipina workers 2019-11-04 [Jerusalem Post]

Embassies around the world shut as diplomats, military attachés strike 2019-10-30 [The Times]

Organised labor versus inequality 2019-10-22 [Davar]

Telecom workers in Israel fought for their jobs - and won 2019-10-16 [Davar]

Invisible Workers 2019-10-07 [Haaretz]

Clover Sellout To Israel: Tribunal’s Green Light Conflicts With Human Rights 2019-10-05 [Palestine Chronicle]

Israeli Minister Plugs Housing Contractor Under Investigation for Worker's Death 2019-10-02 [Haaretz]

Milco could appeal Clover conditions 2019-09-30 [Business Day]

WAC-MAAN and Kav LaOved demand to stop automatic dues payments by Palestinian workers to the Histadrut, instead allowing workers to choose to join WAC-MAAN 2019-09-29 [WAC-MAAN]

'If they dump foreign milk here, what will we do?' Unions fume over Clover takeover 2019-09-26 [Fin24]

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