- Redundancies spark strike action ballots at Shorts. // Professional Engineering;1/30/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p11
Reports the strike action of Shorts company workers in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Protest against compulsory redundancies; Impact of the September 11 terrorist attack on retrenchment decision; Role of design engineers on the success of Shorts.
- WEEKLY BRIEFING. // New Statesman;4/5/2010, Vol. 139 Issue 4995/4996, p10
The article offers world news briefs current for the week of April 5, 2010. Suicide bombers struck the subway in Moscow, Russia, causing considerable loss of life. Health care workers in Sierra Leone are on strike for higher wages. Pal Sarkozy, father of French president Nicolas Sarkozy, has...
- CHRONICLE. // America;10/7/1911, Vol. 5 Issue 26, p601
The section offers political, social and church news in the U.S. and other countries as of October 7, 1911. In the U.S. Some 300 people were drowned or burned to death when a dam of the Bapless Pulp and Paper Company in Austin, Pennsylvania burst. School strikes broke out in London and in...
- Chronicle. // America;9/5/1925, Vol. 33 Issue 21, p483
This section offers world news briefs. A coal strike began on August 28,1925 that affected 325 local unions in the hard coal field and involving 158,000 miners. The assistant attorney general announced that some prohibition enforcers, most of them political appointees will be dropped from the...
- Economic events. // Canadian Economic Observer;Apr2004, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p2.1
Discusses issues concerning economic events in Canada. Amount of the government budget forecast; Number of job cuts; Longevity of the strike initiated by CN Rail workers.
- Qld gov't plans big job cuts. Mcllroy, Jim // Green Left Weekly;5/2/2012, Issue 920, p4
The article presents information on a stopwork rally organized by Together, a public service union of Queensland against the forced retrenchments by the government of Liberal National Party that took place on May 1, 2012 in Queensland.
- Boss Watch. // Green Left Weekly;6/27/2012, Issue 927, p6
The article offers Australian news briefs as of June, 2012 on topics including cutting of staff by Queensland Premier Campbell Newman, cutting of staff and ending of several subjects by La Trobe University and wining of firefighters of New South Wales a few reforms in as a result of their strike.
- Chronicle. // America;10/19/1929, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p25
This section offers world news briefs. In China, the government announced that danger from the rebels in Hunan province and the disorders following the defection of General Chang Fakwei's troops from Nationalist loyalty had ceased. Professor Albert Tuka, general secretary of the Slovak People's...
- Chronicle. // America;2/11/1933, Vol. 48 Issue 19, p441
This section offers world news briefs as of 1933. The threads of a plan for a subversive movement in the educational field was reveled through the dismissal of more than 100 school teachers in Chile. Premier Theodor Stauning demanded a law to prohibit the proposed wage cut and lockout of 100,000...