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Posted: 7 months ago

Port of Oakland: Dockworker Falls Off Ship to His Death

A longshore worker fell to his death from the deck of a containership berthed at the Port of Oakland...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ITF Dockers Start Fight for Safety after JICT Incident

ITF Dockers agreed to aggressively work on improving safety after an incident involving chemicals at...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Trade Unions Support Portuguese Dockers in Their Fight

ITF, ETF and ver.di are supporting the port of Setubal dockers in their fighting against precarious ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Italian Port Workers Launch Nation-Wide Strike

All Italian ports hit by one-day strike staged by port workers. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Spanish Stevedores to Strike Again

Spanish dockworkers to strike across the country’s ports to pressure the government. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ICTSI Signs New Union Deals with PNG Dockworkers

ICTSI signed new union deal that reinstate pay and conditions for workers at two union ports in PNG....

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Spain: USD 123 Mn Lost, 34 Ships Diverted amid Two-Day Strike

The latest round of dockworker strikes in Spain has cost the country EUR 110 million (USD 123 millio...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Spanish Ports Bracing for Dockworkers’ Strike

Spanish dockworker unions have decided to keep the call for strikes for next week in order to voice ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Spanish Dockworkers Drop Strike Plans

Spanish dockworkers have shelved their strike plans announced for the following two weeks, the count...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

IDC Demands Release of Arrested Benin Dockworkers

The International Dockworkers Council (IDC) has called for the unconditional freeing of the twenty s...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Indian Dockworkers Shelve Nationwide Strike

The nationwide strike planned by Indian dockworkers for this week has been called off for the time b...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

India’s Dockworkers Planning Nationwide Strike

India’s labour unions, representing dockworkers employed at major ports, have announced an ind...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Spanish Dockworkers Delay Strike Plans for Another Week

The planned strikes of Spanish dockworkers scheduled for tomorrow, March 10, March 13 and March 15 h...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Walkouts Planned across EU Ports to Back Spanish Dockworkers

As the Spanish government postpones voting on the port reform for another week, international dockwo...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Spanish Dockworkers Cancel Strikes to Resume Talks

Spanish dockworkers unions have decided to call off the strikes scheduled for March 6 and 8 as a new...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Maersk Line to Divert Ships from Algeciras Port due to Strikes

Danish shipping giant Maersk Line has decided to divert vessel calls from the Port of Algeciras due ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Ministry: Spanish Dockworkers Cancel Planned Strike

Spanish dockworkers have called off the announced strike after the government promised it would post...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

IDC: Spanish Gov’t Agrees to Negotiate Port Reform with Dockworkers

Spanish government has succumbed to the pressure of unions and decided to join the negotiating table...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Spanish Dockworkers to Face Massive Layoffs?

At least 6,500 Spanish dockworkers could be laid off according to the recently announced plan by the...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Greek Dockers Plan Continuous Strike over Privatization

Greek ports could face complete stoppage as the Port of Piraeus Dockworkers’ Union announced t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Portuguese Dockworkers Serve New Strike Notice

Operations at the Portuguese port of Lisbon could be hit by another industrial action as the Portugu...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

APM Terminals in Gothenburg Hit by Strike

The Swedish Dockworkers’ Union (Svenska Hamnarbetarförbundet, section 4) launched a 24-hour st...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Port Automation: Friend or Foe?

Development of modern technology has ushered in a myriad of changes into the maritime industry. Intr...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Lisbon Dockworkers Serve Strike Notice

The Portuguese Dockers Union (SETC) plans to stage a strike in the port of Lisbon, which is likely t...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Dockworkers to Halt Operations at Brazil’s Santos Port

The port of Santos, one of Brazil’s largest ports, will be hit by a 24-hour strike starting in the m...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Interview: Rotterdam Dockworker Crisis Could Be Cleared by End of March 2016

A solution to the dockworker crisis in Rotterdam could be found by the end of March, according to FN...

Posted: over 4 years ago