BC Port strike ruled illegal

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As work resumed, the ILWU Canada issued a new strike notice, which was subsequently withdrawn....

ILWU Canada back on strike

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The ILWU Canada Longshore Caucus has rejected the tentative agreement recommended by the Federal Mediator, putting longshore workers back on...

BC port strike ending

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Operations to resume “as soon as possible” following tentative agreement between the BCMEA and the ILWU Canada....

BC Port strike drags on

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With the strike now in its fifth day, neither side shows any sign of moving towards a compromise; union is seeking increases of 11% and 6% i...

BC Port strike enters fourth day

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The ILWU Canada walked off the job on 1 July; the BCMEA says there is no point continuing to bargain over Union demands that are “outside ...

BC union issues strike notice

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The ILWU Canada says it has “run out of options at the bargaining table” and issued notice of a strike for the west coast of Canada comm...

ILWU loses Seattle jurisdiction fight

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The ILWU lost its fight for jurisdiction over maintenance and repair work at Terminal 5 in Seattle; labour disruptions in LA/LB began the sa...

Labour “shortage” hits LA Long Beach

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PMA accuses ILWU of taking “a concerted action to withhold labour at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, resulting in widespread work...

Transport strike in Finland

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Strikes are currently taking place across Finnish ports and other sectors of its transport industry....

US moves to prevent rail strike

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Legislation to impose a contract on rail workers and prevent a strike across the US rail system passes the House of Representatives, but que...