• Unions: talks bear fruit

    Unions: talks bear fruit

    Crucial talks between Government and the unions over spending cuts ended late last night with unions claiming an agreement had been reached by the Budget Reduction Working Group.

    At 11pm Bermuda Industrial Union president, Chris Furbert...

  • Return to the table, says PLP to Government

    Return to the table, says PLP to Government

    The Progressive Labour Party has broken its silence as industrial unrest triggered by an impasse over the continuation of...

    • Jan 28, 2015 12:49 pm
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  • Second march on Cabinet

    Second march on Cabinet

    The tense standoff over furlough days escalated again last night with union leaders urging all their members to descend on the...

    • Jan 28, 2015 8:00 am
    • COMMENTS
  • Few signs of progress in growing standoff

    Few signs of progress in growing standoff

    Union leaders and supporters continued their protest on the grounds of Cabinet last night as their dispute with Government,...

    • Jan 28, 2015 8:00 am
    • COMMENTS
  • Government remains resolute on furloughs

    Government remains resolute on furloughs

    Government will not abandon the furlough option for civil service workers as a prerequisite for continuing negotiations with...

    • Jan 28, 2015 8:00 am
    • COMMENTS
  • Fingers point at civil servants

    Fingers point at civil servants

    Bermuda Public Services Union leaders have pointed the finger directly at top Government civil servants who were members of a...

    • Jan 27, 2015 8:00 am
    • COMMENTS
  • Dunkley apologises for talks delay

    Dunkley apologises for talks delay

    Premier Michael Dunkley apologised to union leaders last night after crunch talks to address the dispute over furlough days...

    • Jan 27, 2015 8:00 am
    • COMMENTS
  • BTUC statement: we shall not be moved

    BTUC statement: we shall not be moved

    The Bermuda Trade Union Congress has released the following statement after a second day of disruption to public services as a...

    • Jan 27, 2015 12:57 pm
    • COMMENTS
  • No-show: unions back where they started

    No-show: unions back where they started

    Emergency talks to tackle the dispute over furlough days will continue today after the Bermuda Government and unions failed to...

    • Jan 27, 2015 8:00 am
    • COMMENTS
  • Urgent union meeting may cause disruptions

    Urgent union meeting may cause disruptions

    Disruptions are expected throughout the Island for all public services on Monday morning as unions have called an urgent...

    • Jan 24, 2015 8:00 am
    • COMMENTS
  • Furbert: Labour Force Survey remarks

    Furbert: Labour Force Survey remarks

    Bermuda Industrial Union head Chris Furbert addressed Government’s release of a workforce survey today at the union’s...

    • Jan 20, 2015 5:40 pm
    • COMMENTS

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