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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Turkey’s unemployment rate held steady at 10.2 percent in June, which covered the May-July period, unchanged from the levels of one month and one year earlier, data from the Turkish Statistics Institute (TÜİK) showed on Sept. 15
ISTANBUL - Hürriyet Daily News
The minimum wage hike for 2012, announced yesterday, has failed to fullfil the expectations of trade unions. The 12.4 percent hike is above the inflation rate, the government discusses.
1 Comment(s) 12/30/2011
BRUSSELS - Agence France-Presse
Belgium’s public sector workers went on strike yesterday to protest a pension reform plan as the latest anti-austerity movement...
Leading columnists at Milliyet, the Turkish newspaper facing ownership disputes...
EREĞLİ, Zonguldak - Anatolia News Agency
Turkish miners in the northwestern province of Zonguldak went on strike yesterday, claiming that their employers have refused to improve working conditions.
TAV Airports Holding, the Turkish group active in airport construction and operations projects, has announced it will establish two associated companies in Saudi Arabia.
PARIS - Agence France-Presse
Passengers faced delays at Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris and cancellations at Lyon on yesterday as a strike by security workers during the busy holiday season continued for a fourth day.
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
London Underground drivers walked out yesterday in a row over pay, threatening disruption for shoppers at the start of the post-Christmas sales and football fans hoping to catch a festive fixture.
MILAN - Agence France-Presse
Italian civil servants including hospital workers went on strike Monday to protest against the austerity plan...
The number of occupational deaths rose from 877 in 2002 to 1,444 in 2010. The reasons behind the steep...
3 Comment(s) 12/22/2011
Murat Şahin - ISTANBUL / Hürriyet
Some 451 stranded Turkish construction workers celebrated their return to Turkey late Dec. 15 after the end of their ordeal in Chechnya, where they had been stranded without pay for months.
LONDON - Reuters
British Treasury minister Danny Alexander on Tuesday said the government had reached a tentative deal on pension reform with most public sector unions.
Turkey’s British Side Language School has geared up to offer tailor-made English language courses for students who might not want to enroll in the school’s more traditional classes.