telecoms

24th suicide in 18 months at France Telecom

A 51-year-old father of two threw himself off a viaduct after leaving a note for his wife blaming his work situation for his decision.

Hunger strikes, pickets and urban guerillas in Greece before critical weekend

In the run-up to the huge protest marches of the coming weekend in Salonica, Greece sees immigrants' hunger strikes, Wind workers take up pickets for national strike, as well as the Athens Stock Market and one Ministry hit by guerrillas.

Belfast protests continue for sacked Nortel workers

Nortel

Sacked Nortel workers and supporters continued their protests in Belfast today rallying for their redundancy packages.

Protests continue in Belfast for sacked Nortel workers

Protests continued today in support of 87 workers sacked with no redundancies at the Nortel plant outside Belfast last March.

Strikes, hunger strikes and clashes in Greece

Strikes, hunger strikes and environmental action leading to clashes with riot police open week after weekend of state terror in Greece.

Nationwide general strike in India

Gurudas Dasgupta, general secretary of the All-India Trade Union Congress and Communist Party MP.

The nationwide general strike in India has affected West Bengal, Kerala and Tripura almost completely and other States partially with industrial establishments remaining closed across the country and the functioning of the public sector banks was hit at most places.

Korean three-year struggle against precariousness

Female precarious workers at Kiryung Electronics Satellite Radio plant in Seoul enter their 1,100th day of struggle.

Manx Telecom workers to strike this Friday

Non-management staff at Manx telecom are to strike over pay on Friday.

South African Telekom workers begin three-day strike

Around 14,000 Telkom employees will be going on strike from today (August 1st) over an unresolved wage dispute with management.

Union considers new offer in Deutsche Telekom strike

Deutsche Telekom workers' march

German union Ver.di are considering a revised offer from the company in the ongoing dispute with Deutsche Telekom.