Fiji Trades Union Congress

Felix Anthony Pleads Not Guilty to Charge of Malicious Act
Crime

Felix Anthony Pleads Not Guilty to Charge of Malicious Act

Anthony is alleged to have knowingly spread abroad by word of mouth, to Fiji Times journalist Felix Chaudhary, false...

Police In Riot Gear on ‘Routine Check’
NEWS

Police In Riot Gear on ‘Routine Check’

The vehicles were seen going past the Fiji Trades Union Congress, Fijian Teachers Association and Fiji Teachers Unio...

Unions Saga: No March
NEWS

Unions Saga: No March

Attempts to contact FTUC assistant national secretary Attar Singh last night for an update on the board meeting were...

Unions Saga: Fiji Trades Union Congress doubtful of march permit
NATION

Unions Saga: Fiji Trades Union Congress doubtful of march permit

FTUC national secretary Felix Anthony said yesterday that he had not received any word from the Police on the union...

SODELPA Divided Over Protest
NEWS

SODELPA Divided Over Protest

The protest has been organised by the Fiji Trades Union Congress, which requested its affiliates last Friday to cont...

Fiji Police: No Permit For May 4 March
NEWS

Fiji Police: No Permit For May 4 March

The issues are national minimum wage, delay in labour law reforms, right to strike, Vatukoula strike, unresolved FAS...

Tui Nadi Rep: Do Not Join Strike
NEWS

Tui Nadi Rep: Do Not Join Strike

This trust is the landowning unit of the three yavusa (Tribes) that jointly own land on which parts of Denarau Islan...

Be Pro Fiji
Analysis

Be Pro Fiji

Fiji Trades Union Congress want to hold their national strike on May 3, when ADB Board of Governors meeting and the ...

Daniel Urai: May 3 Protest Will Go Ahead
NEWS

Daniel Urai: May 3 Protest Will Go Ahead

Mr Urai is also the general secretary of the National Union of Hotel and Catering Employees.

Family Care Leave Eyed On Protest Day
NEWS

Family Care Leave Eyed On Protest Day

A plot is allegedly being hatched on how union members can stay off work on May 3. Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC)...

Blackmail Of The Sickest Order
Analysis

Blackmail Of The Sickest Order

Do not let it come to that. Because if that happens, it will be you and your family members who would suffer.

Unification Meeting A Major Milestone:Anthony
NATION

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. Th...

Unions  Merge
NEWS

Unions Merge

  The Executives of Fiji Islands Council of Trade Unions (FICTU) and Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC) met yest...

Police Verifies Permit To March
NEWS

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 ...

Tripartite Delegation Attends International Labour Meeting
NATION

Tripartite Delegation Attends International Labour Meeting

A tripartite delegation from Fiji is attending the International Labour Conference this week in Geneva, Switzerland....

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

#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...

Felix in PDP saga
NEWS

Felix in PDP saga

Felix Anthony, the general secretary of the Fiji Trades Union Congress, was present at the People’s Democratic Par...

Sayed-Khaiyum  Dismisses Conflict Of Interest Allegations
NEWS

Sayed-Khaiyum Dismisses Conflict Of Interest Allegations

Air Terminal Services board chairman Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has dismissed allegations that there was a conflict of inte...

$5.78m DIVIDEND PAYOUT Issue WON’T GO AWAY
Opinion

$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 t...

Ratu Epenisa March Row
NEWS

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 ...

Second March Planned In Suva, Says Anthony
NEWS

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. ...

Letters To The Editor, 27th December 2017
Letters

Letters To The Editor, 27th December 2017

ATS workers on strike Tukai Lagonilakeba, Nadi I plead with Fiji Trades Union Congress general secretary Felix Antho...

Air Terminal Services Board  Seeks Solution For Fiji
NEWS

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 befo...

ANALYSIS: Silence Of Unionists
NEWS

ANALYSIS: Silence Of Unionists

The silence from unionists who have been known to venture into politics is deafening right now. People’s Democrati...

Analysis: Union Fight Brings Together Strange Political Bedfellows
NATION

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 Un...

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

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...

RESPONSE: A-G Hits Back At Unions’ Accusations
NEWS

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...

Trade Unions Want $4 Minimum Wage
SUNBIZ

Trade Unions Want $4 Minimum Wage

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

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