TOPIC labor unions
Manpower Ministry returns to grip of state-run union federation
Jano Charbel | The Egyptian government returned control of the Ministry of Manpower to the highly contentious state-controlled
Workers question official statistics on unemployment figures
Jano Charbel | According to figures published on Sunday by the state’s Central Agency for Public Mobilization and
Whatever happened to Egypt’s independent unions?
Jano Charbel | Independent labor unions flourished across Egypt with the popular uprising of 2011, but this growth translated
Workers struggle to self-manage
Jano Charbel | Weary of governmental inaction regarding the court-ordered renationalization of their companies, many
21 striking IFFCO workers acquitted by Suez appeals court
IFFCO workers launch boycott campaign to protest sackings, arrests and sit-in dispersal
Sisi allows unelected board members of state-run trade union to stay another year
Labor leader questions legality of new union for Egyptians working in Lebanon
Board member questions independence of labor union, freezes membership