Labour Herald – Issue No. 41

Africa / Asia / Caribbean / Central America /Europe / Middle East / South America

Argentina Striking dockworkers paralyze Argentine ports [Daiji World] 2013-07-13

Australia Alzheimer’s Australia end of life care survey [ANF ] 2013-07-14 3 more labour news stories from Australia today

Brazil Brazil unions stage nationwide protests[Al-Jazeerah] 2013-07-13

Canada By the Numbers: Austerity and the price we pay [UFCW] 2013-07-13 14 more labour news stories from Canada today

Fiji Sugar mill workers have not had a pay increase in seven years – union campaigns for wage hike [Fiji Times] 2013-07-14 1 more labour news stories from Fiji today

India HC restrains AI from making staff in south work longer [TNN] 2013-07-14 20 more labour news stories from India today

Ireland Firms ‘cannot adjust’ agency nurses’ pay [] 2013-07-13 2 more labour news stories from Ireland today

Israel Port Union Leader Plays Hardball With Labor Party [Al Monitor] 2013-07-14

Nepal Jewelry workers hold national conference [Republica] 2013-07-14 1 more labour news stories from Nepal today

New Zealand Ministry of Education backtracks on national standards for computers [NZEI] 2013-07-13 5 more labour news stories fromNew Zealand today

Trinidad and Tobago …FITUN: Track records warrant full probe [Trinidad Express] 2013-07-134 more labour news stories from Trinidad and Tobago today

UK / Ireland / Northern Ireland Ulster Bank apologises over job cuts error [BBC] 2013-07-13 9 more labour news stories from UK today

USA Paycheck swipe [Daily Kos] 2013-07-14 7 more labour news stories from USA today

Vietnam At this rate, in 37 yrs, Vietnamese garment workers will be able to live on their wages: WRC [Committee to Protect Vietnamese Workers] 2013-07-14 0 more labour news stories from Vietnam today