IBM employees fear the worst today after rumours spread that a massive
round of layoffs could hit as many as 15,000 jobs worldwide on Thursday.
Global Day of Action ramps up pressure on U.S. banks
UNI Finance, the Committee for Better Banks and Communication Workers
America held a global day of action on February 18th, campaigning
together for better working conditions for U.S. bank workers.
Global unions and brands meet with Cambodian government
Global unions and a number of international brands have met with the
Cambodian government to discuss the situation in the country’s garment
industry following police violence that left four workers dead.
Global Call Center Conference rings changes in Florida
Hundreds of call center and finance unionists from across the world
hoped to ring the changes in their sectors as the Global Call Center
Conference got underway in Orlando, Florida.
Jennings scoops La Côte Personality of the Year
UNI Global Union is celebrating this week after Philip Jennings scooped
La Côte newspaper's coveted Personality of the Year award for the Léman
region of Switzerland.
G4S Workers on Strike in Holland
G4S private security guards strike are taking strike action in
detention centres in The Netherlands. They are protesting over the
failure of G4S to make efforts to redeploy guards or offer arrangements
to assist in finding alternative posts in the company