Items related to trade unions

Labor protests
 
Egypt Independent 01 Dec 2015
An independent labor rights organization has accused the government of championing the Egyptian Trade Union Federation...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 26 Oct 2015
More workers at government-run companies have joined strikes over the government’s decision to partially withhold...
Spinning and Weaving Factory
MENA 17 Oct 2015
The General Syndicate for Spinning and Weaving held an emergency meeting on Saturday to discuss the government’s...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 14 Oct 2015
Several trade unions and labor leaders are warning about increased discontent among public sector employees after the...
Egyptian Tax Authority workers protest controversial Civil Service Law
Egypt Independent 10 Sep 2015
Thirty-seven trade unions, rights organizations, public figures and coalitions issued a statement Thursday announcing...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 26 Aug 2015
An independent coalition of trade unions is preparing a list of controversial measures in the Civil Service Law that...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 16 Aug 2015
Indignant government employees will escalate their requests concerning the Civil Service law to demand the removal of...
Labor protests
 
Al-Masry Al-Youm
Egypt Independent
27 Jul 2015
Several trade unions are lobbying to bring down a law enacted in March which regulates appointment standards, payments...
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...