The Social Development Agency’s (SDA) employees organized in the city of Laayoune, on Thursday, a protest in front of agency’s regional coordination headquarters, expressing their anger against their miserable situation. The...

2019-07-20

The CEGCO workers’ trade union asked the government to intervene regarding the expected firing of about 200 workers. The 200 include those who work in the Aqaba Thermal Power Station and some of its departments in Mafraq and Amman. CEGCO unexpectedly...

2019-07-20

On July 18, workers on daily contracts receiving daily wages held a protest in front of the Ministry of Finance in Baghdad with the participation of trade unions working under the General federation of Iraqi workers including the General Union for...

2019-07-20

The regional office of the national federation of the agricultural sector of the Moroccan Workers’ Union in the eastern region announced it was organizing a protest to take place on Tuesday, July 23, starting from 10:30 am in front of the...

2019-07-19

Tunisia: Postal sector workers to launch a one-day strike and protest for 10 days The General Post Federation of the Tunisian General Labour Union (UGTT) has decided to carry out a strike on August 8 and organize subsequent protests inside...

2019-07-19

The Kuwaiti newspaper, Al-Qabas, revealed that the percentage of migrant workers in Kuwait increased by 1.8% compared to Kuwait’s population. The newspaper published an article based on the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) labour...

2019-07-19

According to Al-Ghad newspaper, the Ministry of Labour will set private work permit fees between 2000 to 2500 dinars (2820 and 3526 dollars). The newspaper confirmed in yesterday’s issue (Thursday) that foreign, daily workers...

2019-07-19

Last Sunday, the Ministry of Manpower hosted a meeting with a delegation of trade union representatives comprising about 30 trade unionists. The union representatives were accompanied by lawyers representing the Center for Trade Union & Workers...

2019-07-18

Workers at the KouGC group—which produces “net” oil—and workers at the “COGRAL” group for public works launched their second protest on July 15 against the freezing of the company's assets, following the ruling of...

2019-07-18

Following the fire that broke out last Tuesday in the Basra oil port’s housing area for workers, the sources from the trade union representing port workers confirmed that minor injuries were recorded among the workers. All the injured were...

2019-07-18