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    Unification Meeting A Major Milestone:Anthony

Unification Meeting A Major Milestone:Anthony

The meeting of two rival trade union groups to unite against Government is a major milestone, says Felix Anthony. The general secretary of the Fiji Trades Union Congress said there

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    Unions  Merge

Unions Merge

  The Executives of Fiji Islands Council of Trade Unions (FICTU) and Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC) met yesterday following ongoing discussions between the two national unions and decided to

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    Police Verifies Permit To March

Police Verifies Permit To March

A permit by the Fiji Trades Union Congress to march and rally in Suva is now under the verification process. Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro confirmed that the Police are in

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    Tripartite Delegation Attends International Labour Meeting

Tripartite Delegation Attends International Labour Meeting

A tripartite delegation from Fiji is attending the International Labour Conference this week in Geneva, Switzerland. The delegation comprised of representatives from the Fijian Government, Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC),

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    #Vote2018 – Analysis: Minimum Wage  Rate: Who Will  Pay The Price?

#Vote2018 – Analysis: Minimum Wage Rate: Who Will Pay The Price?

Minimum wage rate is a hot topic right now and everyone from trade unionists to politicians and those who have a leg in both camps are working hard to milk

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    Felix in PDP saga

Felix in PDP saga

Felix Anthony, the general secretary of the Fiji Trades Union Congress, was present at the People’s Democratic Party meeting where the memorandum of understanding with SODELPA was decided. This was

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    Sayed-Khaiyum  Dismisses Conflict Of Interest Allegations

Sayed-Khaiyum Dismisses Conflict Of Interest Allegations

Air Terminal Services board chairman Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has dismissed allegations that there was a conflict of interest in his appointment. Amid a bitter ongoing standoff between management and the workers

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    $5.78m DIVIDEND PAYOUT Issue WON’T GO AWAY

$5.78m DIVIDEND PAYOUT Issue WON’T GO AWAY

The controversy over the unaccounted $5.78 million dividend payout for the Air Terminal Services employees through their trust will not go away. It will continue until the whole truth is

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    Ratu Epenisa March Row

Ratu Epenisa March Row

Bau Chief Ratu Epenisa Cakobau is embroiled in a row over the Nadi march last Saturday. The row has culminated with Ratu Epenisa filing a complaint with the Police against

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Second March Planned In Suva, Says Anthony

  Second March Planned In Suva, Says Anthony

The Fiji Trades Union Congress is planning a second march to be held in Suva, says general secretary Felix Anthony.

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Letters To The Editor, 27th December 2017

  Letters To The Editor, 27th December 2017

ATS workers on strike Tukai Lagonilakeba, Nadi I plead with Fiji Trades Union Congress general secretary Felix Anthony and Air

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Air Terminal Services Board Seeks Solution For Fiji

  Air Terminal Services Board  Seeks Solution For Fiji

Finding a solution to the impasse involving Air Terminal Services (ATS) workers is a priority for the ATS Board before

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ANALYSIS: Silence Of Unionists

  ANALYSIS: Silence Of Unionists

The silence from unionists who have been known to venture into politics is deafening right now. People’s Democratic Party (PDP)

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Analysis: Union Fight Brings Together Strange Political Bedfellows

  Analysis: Union Fight Brings Together Strange Political Bedfellows

The idiom, politics makes strange bedfellows, aptly applies to the current trade union agitation. The Fiji Trades Union Congress-organised march

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Fiji Trades Union Congress: Union Protests Workers’ Rights With March In Suva

  Fiji Trades Union Congress: Union Protests Workers’ Rights With March In Suva

Less than 500 people joined the Fiji Trades Union Congress-led march through Suva City yesterday protesting workers’ rights from the

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RESPONSE: A-G Hits Back At Unions’ Accusations

  RESPONSE: A-G Hits Back At Unions’ Accusations

Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday highlighted some of the issues unionists have not been speaking about or conveniently omitting from their

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Trade Unions Want $4 Minimum Wage

  Trade Unions Want $4 Minimum Wage

FTUC comes in numbers to Lautoka consultation   The Fiji Trades Union Congress yesterday made a strong showing at the

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Coconut Wireless, 12th May 2016

  Coconut Wireless, 12th May 2016

Prime Minister Good Listener Who says that Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama does not listen to the Opposition? In fact he has

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Workers Encouraged To Apply For Compensation

  Workers Encouraged To Apply For Compensation

The Fiji Trades Union Congress has called upon all workers who have grievances discontinued by the Essential National Industries (ENI)

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Unions Split Over ILO Meet

  Unions Split Over ILO Meet

Trade unions are seriously split in the bid to resolve the impasse with Government on labour reforms. The Fiji Trades

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