LabourStart - Panama

Strike ends with agreement at Cervecería Nacional

Today's labour news

First Quantum reaches deal with Panama copper mine union, avoids strike 2023-09-10 [The Globe and Mail]

Union at First Quantum's Panama copper mine threatens strike over wages 2023-09-09 [Reuters]

Strike ends with agreement at Cervecería Nacional 2023-06-27 [IUF]

Canada Minera Panama is violating its workers’ rights 2023-05-10 [IndustriALL]

Central Workers’ Union urges to march in unity on May 1st 2023-04-28 [Prensa Latina]

BWI and SUNTRACS visit Panama’s Metro line 3 project 2023-01-25 [BWI]

BWI and SUNTRACS visit Panama’s Metro line 3 project 2023-01-24 [BWI]

Panama becomes 21st country to ratify ILO Convention 190 2022-11-05 [BWI]

Workers continue protests amidst deepening economic crisis 2022-07-29 [BWI]

Is Panama Next for a Hard Left Turn? 2022-07-25 [Wall Street Journal]

Pesticide made us sterile, banana workers say 2022-07-21 [BBC]

Unions Extend Strike Against the Cortizo Administration 2022-07-15 [teleSUR]

Demonstrations in Panama 2022-07-13 [WFTU]

SUNTRACS inks 113 OHS declarations with construction companies 2022-05-12 [BWI]

Teleworking in Panama: challenges in times of pandemic 2021-12-29 [GLU]

Young workers push for labour and social change 2021-07-20 [BWI]

Young workers push for labour and social change 2021-07-13 [ICM]

Latin America SUNTRACS leads OHS campaign in Latin America and Caribbean 2021-05-22 [BWI]

Police brutality won't fix Panama Canal's safety crisis 2021-05-13 [ITF]

Chiquita backs down over installing workplace cameras following two week strike For more info 2021-04-27 [Banana Link]

Union mobilization ensures job security 2021-03-20 [IUF]

Dockers union wins outsourced entitlements fight after three-month hunger strike 2021-03-17 [ITF]

STICP calls on AB InBev Panama to abandon plans to outsource distribution 2021-02-11 [IUF]

SUNTRACS demands reintegration of 9,000 suspended workers 2021-01-06 [BWI]

By refusing to work, more over-contract seafarers get off via Panama 2020-08-22 [ITF]

SUNTRACS negotiates new deal for construction workers 2020-05-03 [BWI]

Minimum Wage NegotiationS Begin 2019-10-20 [The News]

OHS Campaign ¡Una Muerte, Un Paro! 2019-08-13 [BWI]

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

Airport workers strike averted 2019-05-12 [MENAFN]

Asleep at the wheel 2019-03-12 [ITF]

Panama Canal Authority on course to undermine reputation of Panama's most vital national asset 2018-12-19 [ITF]

ILO complaint due to First Quantum Minerals case 2018-06-12 [BWI]

SUNTRACS reaches agreement with CAPAC 2018-05-22 [BWI]

Strike delaying major Panama infra projects 2018-05-19 [BNA]

Construction Workers' Strike Enters 4th Week 2018-05-18 [TeleSUR]

Construction workers' strike strong and united 2018-05-13 [BWI]

After 20 Days, Construction Workers Continue Strike for Better Wages 2018-05-10 [TeleSUR]

Panama How the Panama Canal Took a Huge Toll On the Contract Workers Who Built It 2018-04-19 [Smithsonian]

Panama prepares for national strike by construction workers 2018-04-19 [Latin News]

National construction workers strike 2018-04-19 [BWI]

Construction Workers Close Streets 2018-03-15 [Prensa Latina]

Strike by workers at First Quantum's Cobre Panama copper mine 'could reduce planned output' 2018-03-15 [The Metal Bulletin]

Canada Strike and conflict in the Canadian multinational First Quantum Minerals 2018-03-02 [BWI]

Panama SUNCA Uruguay visits BWI in Panama 2017-09-25 [BWI]

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