Transport

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Strike motion is ready to continue in France over Christmas as unions protest over deliberate pension reforms which they worry will depart folks working longer for a smaller pension. President Emmanuel Macron’s promise over the weekend that he would forgo the beneficiant pension paid out to ex presidents seems to have executed little […]
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On the plus aspect the French unions and authorities ministers are actually at the very least sitting down and speaking to one another concerning the controversial proposed pension reforms. The French authorities desires to streamline France’s present extremely difficult pension system of 42 totally different regimes into one common system, however unions say […]
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Thursday marks two weeks since transport employees in France walked out on December fifth, and the nation was nonetheless going through widespread disruption with no apparent finish in sight. A assembly between French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and union leaders ended with out settlement on Wednesday, though France’s president Emmanuel Macron has mentioned […]
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Thursday will mark two weeks since transport staff in France walked out on December fifth, and the nation was nonetheless dealing with widespread disruption with no apparent finish in sight. A assembly between French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and union leaders ended with out settlement on Wednesday, though France’s president Emmanuel Macron has […]
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Eight Metro strains stay closed. Photo: AFP As French transport strikes enter their third week, Paris residents and prepare passengers will see some improvement after a badly disrupted weekend. The mass transport strikes over pension reform present no signal of being speedily resolved, and as a substitute discussions have moved on as to if […]
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Unions on the capital’s public transport community introduced on Thursday that they’d continue their strike at the very least till the top of Tuesday, December 17th, but plainly extra of the workers are returning to work, as there’s a vital enhance in the variety of companies working on Friday. On the Metro, traces […]
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The metropolis’s RATP community has stated it would be following the identical sample as final weekend – when it sacrificed weekend companies so as to focus its sources on holding as many commuter traces as potential open throughout the week. The strike over pension reform exhibits few indicators of being speedily resolved as […]
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Transport Canada has reopened its investigation into a racist track allegedly shared a decade in the past within the division workplace that oversees Canada’s no-fly listing. The transfer comes after CBC News reported a former worker’s allegation that a employee despatched an email linked to a racist track parody with lyrics suggesting individuals who put on turbans are […]
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It was hoped {that a} main announcement by the French authorities on Wednesday on the full particulars of its controversial pension proposals would calm the anger of hanging unions. Judging by the response from unions on Wednesday night – calling for ‘reinforcements’ of the strike motion – which may have been a contact optimistic. […]
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Unions on the capital’s public transport community introduced on Thursday that they might continue their strike at the very least till the top of Tuesday, December 17th, but evidently extra of the staff are returning to work, as there’s a vital enhance in the variety of companies working on Friday. On the Metro, […]
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It took Transport Canada a decade to launch an investigation right into a declare {that a} song parody with “racist” and “violent” lyrics about turban-carrying travellers was shared by way of e-mail inside the division that oversees Canada’s no-fly list. According to a March briefing word launched to CBC News below entry to data legislation, a Transport Canada official […]
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It was hoped {that a} main announcement by the French authorities on Wednesday on the full particulars of its controversial pension proposals would calm the anger of hanging unions. Judging by the response from unions on Wednesday night – calling for ‘reinforcements’ of the strike motion – that may have been a contact optimistic. […]
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Transport providers are as soon as once more badly disrupted on Wednesday as staff proceed their indefinite strikes over plans to reform the French pension system. There are additionally calls for 2 additional days of mass walk-outs and demonstrations – on Thursday, December 12th and Tuesday, December 17th. Although most transport staff […]
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Transport companies are as soon as once more set to be badly disrupted on Wednesday as employees proceed their indefinite strikes over plans to reform the French pension system. Unions are fearful that below the government’s proposed reforms employees – particularly within the public sector – will find yourself working longer and for […]
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The largest union on the Paris transport community RATP has introduced it is going to be persevering with strike motion until “Friday inclusive” and has not dominated out motion at the weekend. Jean-Marc Judith, UNSA’s RATP delegate, informed French newspaper Le Parisian “the members have decided to continue the action until Friday inclusive”. […]
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What are the strikes all about? The strikes are over proposals by the French authorities to reform the nation’s pension system. The authorities says the present system – with 42 totally different regimes – is complicated, opaque and unfair and desires to introduce a common system the place all people’s pension is calculated […]
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With extra mass disruption on Metro, bus, tram and RER traces, Paris transport chiefs had been braced for chaos on Monday as hundreds of commuters returned to work on the fifth day of strike motion. Ongoing strikes towards pension reform are nonetheless badly hitting trains companies throughout the nation – the place round […]
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President Emmanuel Macron, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and senior cupboard ministers are scheduled to carry a “working meeting” late Sunday to debate a authorities mission which the nation’s highly effective labour unions declare will pressure many to work longer for a smaller retirement payout. The strikes, which started Thursday over plans for a […]