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Mar 11, 2014 02:24 PM (Halifax) - CUPE has ratified new collective agreements with two more home support agencies. The three year agreements are retroactive to April 01, 2012 with wage increases of 2%, 2.5%, and 3%.
Mar 10, 2014 03:41 PM Following the release of the interim report of the Select Committee on Developmental Services, frontline workers called on the government to invest funding for real solutions in the upcoming budget.
Mar 10, 2014 10:26 AM Contract talks lasting throughout the weekend have resulted in tentative agreements for contract instructors and teaching assistants at Carleton University.
Mar 7, 2014 09:47 AM Manitoba’s budget, which was tabled on Thursday afternoon by Finance Minister Jennifer Howard is a straight-forward, pragmatic budget that focuses on ensuring that Manitoba’s public services receive the resources needed to maintain the programs that Manitobans rely on, says CUPE.
Mar 7, 2014 09:37 AM (Truro) – If Nova Scotians are looking for a focus on International Women’s Day (IWD) this year, they need look no further than the thousands of home support workers who’ve had their rights stripped by the McNeil Government.
Mar 3, 2014 06:10 PM Almost a month after workers in the City of White Rock voted 94 percent in favour of strike action if necessary, the union is discouraged by a lack of progress with the employer.
Mar 3, 2014 11:57 AM CUPE Nova Scotia President Danny Cavanagh is off to Ottawa this week to team up with a group of labour and community partners who’ll be lobbying MPs on recent cuts to Employment Insurance (EI).
Mar 3, 2014 10:54 AM CUPE NL President Wayne Lucas is off to Ottawa this week to team up with a group of labour and community partners who’ll be lobbying MPs on recent cuts to Employment Insurance (EI).
Feb 28, 2014 03:59 PM Any hope of quickly moving to the bargaining table to settle Bonfield’s seven-month old dispute between the town’s elected officials and its municipal employees faded yesterday when a series of labour hearings were scheduled to run well past the strike’s one year mark.
University’s proposals a blow to quality of instruction at Carleton – University administration skirting issues of quality in education, say Carleton teaching staff
Feb 25, 2014 11:57 AM The quality of students’ instruction was front and centre when teaching staff at Carleton University delivered a strong strike vote last week. 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 512 Next