Items related to trade unions

Al-Masry Al-Youm 20 May 2015
Egypt is risking a return to the International Labor Organization’s blacklist over its failure to adopt laws...
Egypt Independent 06 Apr 2015
A labor rights advocacy campaign has said that the number of labor protests surged to 393 during the first quarter of...
Nahed Ashry
Mohamed Mostafa 10 Mar 2015
International agreements on trade union freedoms do not allow pluralism in association, said Egypt’s Manpower and...
Minister of Manpower and Immigration Nahed al-Ashry
Al-Masry Al-Youm 11 Jan 2015
Egypt saw a total of 287 labor protests in 2014, attended by 114,907 workers, the government says, blaming the absence...
Egypt Independent 19 Oct 2014
A labor freedom campaign has warned against the government’s reported plans to issue new laws regulating labor...
Egypt Independent 26 Nov 2012
Changes to the Egyptian Trade Unions Federation leadership would not promote more than four Muslim Brotherhood members...
Egypt Independent 26 Nov 2012
Without any formal announcement, President Mohamed Morsy ratified on Saturday a law that allows the government to...
Egypt Independent 08 Oct 2012
Since President Mohamed Morsy took office, 39 independent trade union leaders were fired without cause; 32 trade union...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 31 Aug 2012
Representatives of the Egyptian Federation of Independent Trade Unions (EFITU) launched a campaign Friday to press for...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 25 Jul 2012
  Fifteen hundred Sukari Gold Mine workers have declared a third day of strikes as they demand raises, the re-...