India – Transport Union on Strike at Port of Nhava Sheva

Harbour truck operators at Jawaharlal Nehru Port (Nhava Sheva) took their vehicles off the roads yesterday morning and have called for an indefinite strike to pressure authorities to reconsider a regulated transport system rolled out on May 1st. Roads are being blocked to and from the port, and as a result all export and import…

CP Rail Update – CIRB Sets Dates for Union Ratification Voting on CP Offers

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) has been advised by the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) that voting on CP’s final proposals – for both the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference – Train & Engine (TCRC) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) – will begin on Monday, May 14 at 9:00 am Eastern and close…

CP Rail Conductors and Locomotive Engineers Authorize Strike: Union

Source: CIFFA; Reuters Canadian Pacific Railway conductors and locomotive engineers on Friday voted to authorize a strike action that could have 3,000 workers walk off the job as early as April 21, Teamsters Canada said in a statement. The workers, whose collective agreement expired late last year, are asking for more predictable schedules to combat…