Posts Tagged: transport

Independent union of public transport workers threaten to strike

I attended a meeting last night that included the leaders of the independent union of public transport workers, where they were discussing their ongoing fight with the government over pay and corruption in the transport authority. There are divisions among the trade unionists whether to pursue the strike on Sunday or to postpone it for

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Egypt’s labor movement under attack

In the first three weeks of June, at least 22 workers and farmers have been interrogated by the military prosecutor and/or referred to military courts, according to the Awlad el-Ard NGO. On Saturday, 10 am, activists will be holding a protest in front of the State Council, in Dokki, in solidarity with Ali Fetouh, the

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