Contracts Collective Bargaining

  • SANTIAGO, Jan 17- Striking workers at Yamana Gold Inc's El Peñón mine in Chile have reached a wage agreement with the Canadian miner, allowing for the mine to reopen on Wednesday, a union leader said on Tuesday. "We just ended the strike today after signing a contract for four years and we will start working again tomorrow morning," Eduardo Puelles, president of...

  • SANTIAGO, Jan 10- Operations at Canadian miner Yamana Gold Inc's El Peñón mine in Chile have been suspended for five days after one of its two unions representing underground workers went on strike and blockaded access to the mine, a union leader said on Tuesday. Workers affiliated with union No. 2 at the mine in Chile's arid north rejected the company's final...

  • SANTIAGO, Jan 10- Operations at Canadian miner Yamana Gold Inc's El Peñón mine in Chile have been suspended for five days after one of its two unions representing underground workers went on strike and blockaded access to the mine, a union leader said on Tuesday. Workers affiliated with union No.2 at the mine in Chile's arid north rejected the company's final...

  • Jan 10- Operations at Canadian miner Yamana Gold Inc's El Peñón mine in northern Chile were suspended "late last week" after underground workers rejected the company's final offer and one of two unions went on strike, a company spokesman said on Tuesday. The Toronto- based company also said it had reached collective bargaining agreements with workers at its...

  • Dec 21- Hotels in Las Vegas and Washington owned by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump reached agreements with their workers' unions that will end a series of cases alleging the hotels violated federal labor law, the Trump Organization and unions said on Wednesday. More than 500 food and beverage and housekeeping employees at the Trump International Hotel Las...

  • Dec 21- Hotels in Las Vegas and Washington owned by U.S. National Labor Relations Board against the Las Vegas hotel, union spokeswoman Bethany Khan said. Eric Danziger, the chief executive of Trump Hotels, called Unite Here Local 25, the union representing workers at the hotel, which is down Pennsylvania Avenue from the White House, an "important partner" in a...

  • Dec 21- Hotels in Las Vegas and Washington D.C. owned by U.S. The four-year contracts effective Jan. 1 will provide employees of Trump International hotels in those cities with annual raises and pension and health care benefits, Trump Hotels and four unions said in a joint statement. National Labor Relations Board against the Las Vegas hotel, union spokeswoman...

  • BERLIN, Dec 21- Workers at German warehouses of U.S. online retailer Amazon.com Inc were called out on strike by labour union Verdi on Wednesday as part of a long-running dispute over pay and conditions. Verdi said in a statement it was calling on workers at three of the nine Amazon warehouses in Germany to join the strike, which will run until Dec. 24.

  • BERLIN, Dec 21- Workers at German warehouses of U.S. online retailer Amazon.com Inc were called out on strike by labour union Verdi on Wednesday as part of a long-running dispute over pay and conditions. Verdi said in a statement it was calling on workers at three of the nine Amazon warehouses in Germany to join the strike, which will run until Dec. 24.

  • SANTIAGO, Dec 16- Workers at Chilean state-owned Codelco's massive Chuquicamata copper mine accepted on Friday an early wage deal, putting to rest what some industry insiders had feared could be prolonged, tense talks and even the threat of a strike. The wage talks at Chuquicamata, one of Codelco's largest operations, are seen as a bellwether for the industry and...

  • SANTIAGO, Dec 16- Workers at Chilean state-owned Codelco's Chuquicamata copper mine accepted on Friday a wage deal presented to them by the company during early contract negotiations, union leader Jaime Graz told Reuters.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- Union mechanics at United Continental Holdings Inc on Monday ratified a six-year joint collective bargaining agreement with the airline, marking the end to several years of contract talks between the two parties. "This contract represents the largest contract for a mechanics group in airline industry history," the director of the Teamsters...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- Union mechanics at United Airlines on Monday ratified a six-year joint collective bargaining agreement with the airline, marking the end to several years of contract talks between the two parties. "This contract represents the largest contract for a mechanics group in airline industry history," the director of the Teamsters airline division,...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 23- A U.S. federal judge on Wednesday ordered striking pilots back to work immediately at cargo airline ABX Air, whose major customers include DHL and online retailer Amazon.com Inc.. The pilots, represented by the Teamsters union, walked off the job early Tuesday over what they said were violations of the collective bargaining agreement with the...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 14- Air maintenance workers at United Parcel Service Inc have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike against the world's largest package delivery company as contract talks remained deadlocked over health-care benefits, the workers' union said on Monday. Teamsters Local 2727 said 98 percent of those who took part in a mail-in ballot voted to...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 14- Air maintenance workers at United Parcel Service Inc have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike against the world's largest package delivery company as contract talks remained deadlocked over health-care benefits, the workers' union said on Monday. Teamsters Local 2727 said 98 percent of those who took part in a mail-in ballot voted to...

  • AIR MAINTENANCE WORKERS AT UNITED PARCEL SERVICE VOTE 98 PERCENT TO AUTHORIZE STRIKE ACTION AFTER THREE YEARS OF CONTRACT TALKS.

  • BERLIN, Nov 12- Staff in the property management division of Germany's Vonovia are prepared to strike in the coming weeks to protest over wage contract talks and worsening conditions at the real estate group, the Ver.di trade union said on Saturday. Ver.di, one of Germany's largest unions, said the Vonovia division is refusing to enter wage contract...

  • MONTREAL, Nov 7- Concessions by Canada's main auto union in their latest contract talks should help halt a years-long erosion in Canada's share of North American auto production, but the longer-term fate of some plants is still uncertain, industry watchers said on Monday. Canada's auto sector has been under long-term pressure as major automakers shifted...

  • Nov 7- Pilots at Southwest Airlines Co voted to ratify a new contract that hikes wages and alters retirement benefits, their union said on Monday, following more than four years of talks. The deal raises pay by 15 percent upon ratification, followed by increases of 3 percent annually through 2020, the Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association said in a news release.