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Minimum Wage: EU in danger of missing the point

Tuesday 14 January 2020

President von der Leyen’s and Commissioner Schmit’s position on a fair and decent wage for all and the importance of collective bargaining is spot on. The consultation document by the Commission, however, is disappointing and in danger of missing the point. Von der Leyen’s and Schmit’s goal for this initiative is ensuring that every worker…

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Join us: we’re recruiting!

Tuesday 14 January 2020

Job Vacancy: Project Coordinator Location: Brussels Sector: Hair & Beauty Salary Details: Competitive Advertising End Date: 27 Jan 2020. UNI Europa, the European services workers’ union, is seeking a Project Coordinator covering for the Hair & Beauty sectors for a 2 years’ contract. As project coordinator within UNI Europa Hair & Beauty, you will have a…

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UNI Europa Finance launches joint recommendations on Basel III together with the European Savings and Retail banking Group and SME United

Thursday 9 January 2020

The statement sent on 7 January to legislators, calls on the EU Commission to go further in focusing on proportionality as it is finalising the Basel III implementation. As pointed out, forcing smaller and less complex banks to adopt administrative burdens that were originally designed to regulate large global players, with completely different risk profiles,…

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Trade union success as Italian bank sector renews collective agreement

Thursday 9 January 2020

On 19 December 2019, the Italian bank social partners (UNI affiliates FABI, FIRST-CISL, FISAC-CGIL, UILCA and UNISIN, together with the Italian Banking Employers Association ABI) renewed their collective agreement for the sector, valid to the end of 2022. The new agreement represents a big victory for the 282,000 bank workers across the country, many of…

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What will the postal sector look like in 2030? European postal social partners prospect future trends in the sector.

Friday 20 December 2019

European postal social partners finalised the project “Trend research for the postal Sector in 2030” conducted in 2018-2019. The project enabled the European social partners to elaborate 5 possible joint scenarios on the postal sector in 2030. Throughout the course of the project it permitted the social partners to stage highly interactive workshops, to brainstorm…

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