Unions consider 3% offer

March 1998
People Management;3/19/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p21
Reports that unions representing 1.5 million local government employees have agreed to consult their members over a three percent pay offer.


Related Articles

  • Just awards? Harding, David; Ward, Seamus // Public Finance;02/06/98, p10 

    Deals with the future of pay review bodies in Great Britain after it has disappointed the public sector unions with a `shabby' pay settlement for state sector workers. Criticism of some unions about the pay increases; Changes in the pay review bodies; Percentage of pay rises for 1998 to 1999.

  • Ohio Slashes Staff. SCHULTZ, CONNIE // Progressive Populist;2/15/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p22 

    The article details Governor John Kasich's decision to cut the salaries of state workers and gut public employee unions in Ohio.

  • Council pay offer sparks union anger. Brody, Simeon // Community Care;3/29/2007, Issue 1666, p10 

    The article focuses on the reaction of labor unions to the 2 percent pay offer of the Local Government Employers (LGE) to staff across England and Wales for 2007-2008. According to the council employers' body, the offer was in line with the government's 2 percent inflation target based on the...

  • Employers 'to raise offer to 4.1%.'. Conrad, Mark // Public Finance;8/2/2002, p12 

    Reports on the plans of British local government employers to offer a wage increase for some staff as of August 2, 2002. Plan of the Employers Organisation to match the union's call for a minimum wage for the lowest-paid staff; Opinion of the three unions thretening to push industrial action...

  • THE RUSH IS ON FOR BRAZIERS. Broad, Mike // Community Care;9/6/2007, Issue 1689, p4 

    The author expresses his opinion on the 2% ceiling on public sector pay in Great Britain. Boardroom pay in leading companies increased by 37% while the prime minister justifies the ceiling pay as an essential anti-inflationary measure. He says that the pay offer of council employers falls short...

  • Whitehall faces legal challenges over equal pay. Conrad, Mark // Public Finance;3/9/2007, p8 

    The article reports that the Public and Commercial Services trade union will launch equal pay claims following the alleged failure of British departments to address disparities in salaries. According to the union, the Treasury's two percent cap had solidified pay disparities between men and...

  • Have you heard the one about the DWP pay package? Conrad, Mark // Public Finance;4/23/2004, p14 

    Reports on the plan of the Public and Commercial Services union to take legal actions over the controversial pay package imposed on employees at the Department for Work and Pensions in Great Britain. Reason behind the opposition of the union to the pay package; Provisions of the pay package;...

  • Labour councils are 'blocking pay deals.'. Day, Karen // Public Finance;06/21/2002, p8 

    Reports on the rejections of the British local government employers that a North/South divide is preventing a resolution of the pay dispute. Claims of T& G and Unison that northern Labor councils prevent a return to negotiations; Remarks from T&Amp; G national organizer Jack Dromey; Details on...

  • A Union Struggles to Regain Its Voice. Omer, Mohammed // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;May2013, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p22 

    The article discusses the difficulties facing the Palestinian General Federation of Trade Unions (PGFTU). According to retired Palestinian trade union leader Abu Wissam Mahdi, the union is facing a funding shortage and factional division. The failure of the unions within PGFTU to organize a...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics