The Guardian view on cheap train travel: a lesson from Germany

While the British rail industry is subjected to managed decline post-Covid, other countries are taking a more imaginative approachThe decision by one of the country’s main train operators to...

Royal Mail says four days of strikes will push it to loss

CWU plans action by 100,000 staff in August and September in dispute about payRoyal Mail has said the planned four days of strikes by 100,000 postal workers will push the company to a significant...

Royal Mail staff to stage four-day strike action

If 115,000 staff strike, it could be the biggest ever action by the Communication Workers Union.

Strikes expected at Felixstowe port as pay talks end without agreement

Dock workers at vital Suffolk container port offered 7% pay rise and £500 lump sumTalks between the Unite union and the company that runs Felixstowe port, which were aimed at stopping an eight-day...

Nurses in England and Wales to vote on strike action over pay

LONDON - Hundreds of thousands of nurses in England and Wales will vote next month on whether to strike in a row over pay, the trade union representing them said on Tuesday, threatening further...

Aslef says Avanti West Coast is ‘lying’ after firm blames service cuts on strikes

Train driver’s union speaks out as London to Manchester service scaled back to one an hourThe train drivers’ union Aslef has called Avanti West Coast “lying cheapskates” after the rail operator...

Plans for eight-day strike at Felixstowe threaten UK supply chain

Owners prioritise multimillion-pound shareholder dividends over paying decent wages, says unionDockers at Felixstowe are planning eight days of strike action over pay that could cause serious...

Germany's Lufthansa, union reach pay deal for ground staff

BERLIN (AP) — Lufthansa and a union representing its ground staff in Germany reached a deal Thursday to end a pay dispute, a week after a one-day strike that forced the airline to cancel more than...

Ryanair passenger numbers hit fresh all-time high in July

DUBLIN - Ryanair flew its highest-ever number of passengers in a month in July, while the average proportion of empty seats per flight fell back to pre-COVID levels of 4%, the low-cost airline...

Pilots with Germany's Lufthansa back possible strike action

A union says pilots with Germany’s Lufthansa have voted in favor of possible strike action

Lufthansa pilots vote for industrial action over pay

BERLIN -Pilots at German flagship carrier Lufthansa voted on Sunday by a margin of 97.6% in favour of industrial action, threatening further disruption during the busy summer travel...

Pilots with Germany's Lufthansa back possible strike action

BERLIN (AP) — Pilots with Germany's Lufthansa have voted in favor of possible strike action, a union announced Sunday, saying that walkouts can still be avoided but calling the result an...

Union Boss Threatens UK General Strike In Response To Crackdown On Industrial Action

Union Boss Threatens UK General Strike In Response To Crackdown On Industrial Action Authored by Alexander Zhang via The Epoch Times, A union boss has called for a general strike if...

Analysis: South Korean inflation raises risk of widening worker unrest

By Joyce Lee SEOUL - For years, a separate class of South Korean shipyard workers - hired through contractors - say they endured wages barely one-third regular workers', got no paid sick leave...

Rail strikes: industrial action means a ‘very limited timetable’ on Wednesday

Explainer: which lines will be affected, what can travellers do, and what is the rail dispute about? Britain’s railways will grind to a halt on Wednesday in the latest round of strikes.More than...

European gas prices fall after Norway’s government steps in to end oil and gas strike

The front-month gas price at the Dutch TTF hub, a European benchmark for natural gas trading, was last seen trading 2.5% lower at 161 euros per megawatt-hour. "When the conflict could result in...

Strike-hit airline SAS files for U.S. bankruptcy protection

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Britain's Inflation Crisis Deepens, Fueling Strike Action

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Hyundai Adds Weekend Production Despite Truckers Strike in Korea

Hyundai is adding weekend production at its massive complex of five factories in Ulsan, South Korea. The increase in production days is to compensate for the decrease in output caused by a strike....

Alaska pilots authorize future strike if talks and mediation fail

The Air Line Pilots Association says nearly 96% of its members cast mail-in votes. 99% of those authorized the union’s leaders to call a strike if necessary and when permitted. The almost...

Raven Software ends QA strike action in light of unionisation

Hollywood's IATSE Votes to Ratify Its New Contract, But Controversy Remains

The vote avoids an unprecedented strike action threatened by the union last month, but not all members are satisfied.

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