Union News

In replacing Dudley, New York Fed aims to avoid political pitfalls

Jan 17, 2018

Unions and groups advocating for retirees, teachers, housing, and workers' benefits are among those visiting the ornate conference rooms of the Federal Reserve Bank......

UPDATE 1-Strike averted at New York's main fruit and vegetable market

Jan 17, 2018

(Adds details on contract from merchants' association)NEW YORK, Jan 17 (Reuters) - A work stoppage at a market that supplies much of New York......

Strike averted at New York's main fruit and vegetable market

Jan 17, 2018

NEW YORK, Jan 17 (Reuters) - A work stoppage at a market that supplies much of New York City's fresh fruit and vegetables was......

German industrial worker strikes continue, Opel affected

Jan 17, 2018

BERLIN, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Thousands more German industrial workers took part in strikes on Wednesday, continuing a series of walkouts in support of......

Britain needs to give companies more time to save Carillion-linked jobs- union

Jan 17, 2018

union@LONDON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - The British government needs to allow more time for firms to take on workers whose jobs are threatened by......

UPDATE 1-German strikes spread to Daimler, union mulls escalation

Jan 16, 2018

(Updates number of workers on strike, adds comments from heads of IG Metall and NiedersachsenMetall, details)BERLIN/FRANKFURT, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of......

Some 10,000 Daimler employees strike in push for higher wages

Jan 16, 2018

BERLIN, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Some 10,000 workers at German carmaker Daimler AG walked off their shifts for an hour on Tuesday as they......

New strikes in Greece as lawmakers debate new reform batch

Jan 15, 2018

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Athenians are without public transport for the day and services nationwide face disruptions as Greek labor unions strike to protest......

Greek govt presents new creditor-demanded reform package

Jan 9, 2018

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's government presented a new batch of creditor-demanded reforms late Tuesday for Parliament's ratification, including measures that would make it......

German industrial union demands pay rise amid strong economy

Jan 9, 2018

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's largest industrial union pressed its demands for pay rises and the possibility for reduced hours for 3.9 million workers with......

Carmaker PSA eyes collective bargaining over future job cuts -union

Dec 28, 2017

PARIS, Dec 28 (Reuters) - French carmaker PSA is considering adopting a collective bargaining process with its workforce over future job cuts, said a......

Labor Unions

Dec 27, 2017

Labor Unionshttps://www.cnbc.com/labor-unions/</link> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 21:16 GMTTue, 27 Nov 2012 21:16 GMTen-us6010000748franchisesectionhttps://www.cnbc.com/labor-unions/Unions are gaining a foothold at digital media companieshttps://www.cnbc.com/2017/12/27/unions-are-gaining-a-foothold-at-digital-media-companies.html</link> Wed, 27 Dec......

Unions are gaining a foothold at digital media companies

Dec 27, 2017

After employees at the online media company Vox Media announced plans to form a union last month, German Lopez, a senior reporter at the......

In Less Than A Year, Trump Has Stripped Back Workers’ Ability To Unionize

Dec 26, 2017

Candidate Donald Trump pitched himself as the right choice for union workers. He bragged that he’d......

UPDATE 1-German pilots' union calls for a strike on Friday at Ryanair

Dec 21, 2017

* Strike to run for 4 hours from 0401 GMT Friday* Around 16 flights due to depart in that time* Ryanair offers new meeting......