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Unions5
By Edition On Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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Isla unions no longer want actions

WILLEMSTAD - The fifteen trade unions in Solidaridat Sindikal are divided. The Isla unions (oil refinery) are deliberating whether they will continue with the actions or not. The actions have taken a long time and, More...

MANIFESTANTE RUMBO PA WARDI POLIS RIOCANARIO
By Edition On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
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Actions unions continue today

WILLEMSTAD - the actions announced by the fifteen unions are in the interest of more than sixty percent of the population of Curaçao who have to manage to live on a minimum wage, said spokesman Errol Cova. “Many More...

P1090074
By Edition On Monday, December 11th, 2017
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Unions suspend actions and give government 48 hours

WILLEMSTAD - During their most recent press conference, the unions declared that they will take two days to come to a solution with the government for the issues of the minimum wage and the dismissal round at the More...

Council of Ministers
By Edition On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Prime Minister: “We are not negotiating with the unions!”

WILLEMSTAD - During the press conference of the Council of Ministers, the Prime Minister of Curaçao Eugene Rhuggenaath indicated that the government is not negotiating with the trade unions. There will be no counter-proposal. More...

Strike
By Edition On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Again a very quiet day for the unions

WILLEMSTAD - A repetition threatens for the 15 trade unions. Again it is quiet and people are staying away. The unions had called on refinery employees to shut the operations down and also the hospital staff to More...

KANDELA RIBA SCHOTTEGATWEG WEST
By Edition On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Unions threaten to shut down operations at oil refinery

WILLEMSTAD - “Operations at the Isla refinery has to be shut down today!” That is according to Angelo Meyer, President of the oil refinery union PWFC last night at a press conference of the Solidaridat Sindikal More...

Unions4
By Edition On Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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Prime Minister: “I don’t understand why they are still on strike!”

WILLEMSTAD - The Prime Minister of Curaçao Eugene Rhuggenaath said in an interview that he doesn’t understand what the unions still want to achieve. “As a government, we have met the unions on all three points More...

Riot
By Edition On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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No agreement between unions and government; Atmosphere at Fort Amsterdam grim

WILLEMSTAD - Two hours of consultationS between the unions and the government did not lead to an agreement this morning. Compromise proposals that the government had reached with the consultation platform Kòrsou More...

Unions2
By Edition On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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Unions fail to muster enough support for their demonstration

WILLEMSTAD - The proclaimed strike and manifestation on Wilhelminaplein did not get the support or the number of people the trade unions hoped for. According to several sources, there were about one hundred people More...

P1090074
By Edition On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Update: Unions disagree with government’s position; they are ready to announce plan B

WILLEMSTAD - The representatives of the 15 unions that united to manifest against the government have received a letter from the government. In this letter, the government once again invites the unions for a dialogue. Errol More...