Posts Tagged: united bank

Mansoura-España workers on STRIKE

250 workers from the Mansoura-España Garments Company went on strike an hour ago, after the security banned Adel Hassaballah, the deputy head of the Factory Union Committee from entering the compound. The trade unionist had been fired earlier by the United Bank, charged with allowing journalists into the factory to speak to the workers. UPDATE

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Mansoura-España Updates: Bank sacks five workers

According to sources in the Mansoura-España Garments factory, the United Bank has issued a sacking decree against the four workers it reported earlier to the police, in addition to the deputy head of the Factory Union Committee Adel Hassaballah. The order will be implemented tomorrow, according to the workers, but a strike is expected to

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Mansoura-España Updates

I spoke with two workers today in the factory. The security guard at the company gate, whose name is Yasser, will be punished by the management for “allowing journalists into the factory” and for refusing to testify against a colleague accused by the management of letting the workers out of the warehouses exit, after the

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Mansoura-España Updates

The meeting scheduled today between the Labor Ministry officials, Mansoura-España trade unionists and the representatives of the United Bank was canceled, after the latter claimed they were “busy” and “had not time to show up” to discuss the workers’ problems.

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