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World Post Day Interview with CWU President, Jane Loftus

Monday 9 October 2017

The Communication Workers Union (CWU) is the British union representing around 200 000 workers in the post and telecommunications sector. Especially for the postal workers in Royal Mail, CWU is bargaining on different levels for decent working conditions, pension funds and a better wage. After the privatisation of Royal Mail in 2013, the company went…

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Study reveals workers face €1000 wage penalty outside of Western Europe

Friday 22 September 2017

Workers in eleven central and eastern EU countries are being paid up to €944 less per month than workers in Germany according to a study published by the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI). Workers are paid up to €1058 less than workers in Germany when factors including age, education and the sectors and occupations of…

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