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“They must be reinstated without delay on the same terms and conditions they enjoyed prior to termination ” – Anthony on Fiji Airways workers

Posted on: 03 Mar 2023

10:15am Friday 3rd March 2023National Secretary responds to Fiji Sun’s queries on Fiji Airways recruitment expos: FIJI SUN: Fiji Airways is currently having a career expo where key speakers are providing insights into what it’s like to be part of the national airline and work alongside leaders in Fiji’s aviation industry. Today is for the […]

Trial of Felix Anthony begins On Monday 24th October 2022 

Posted on: 21 Oct 2022

Press Release  08/2022 Stop The Harassment Of Trade Unionists: Trial of Felix Anthony’s case begins On Monday 24th October 2022  The harassment of trade unionists, individuals and organizations that speak against the dictatorial actions of this government has continues, despite repeated condemnation in the past. Fiji Trade Union Congress National Secretary Felix Anthony with at […]

FTUC National Councilors meet in Nadi

Posted on: 12 Sep 2022

  The National Councilors of the FTU C met at the Tanoa international Hotel in Nadi to discuss  crucial matters as we face elections in the coming months.   Approximately 60 delegates and observers from twenty unions convened   to receive and discuss reports from various Committees of the FTUC and to plan activities and contribute […]

FTUC replies to AG’s statement regarding ITF – “do not deflect the real issues at stake”- Anthony

Posted on: 23 Aug 2022

  Press Release: Arrogance at its Best   The Attorney General has again displayed his ignorance and arrogance when questioning the credibility of the International Transport Workers Federation (ITF). The ITF is a Global Union Federation of all transport workers’ unions around the world based in London. It has about 20 million members represented in […]

Misusing country’s pension fund, putting hundreds of thousands of workers’ future at risk- ITF/FTUC Report

Posted on: 18 Aug 2022

                             MEDIA RELEASE                         Fijian Government accused of misusing country’s pension fund, putting hundreds of thousands of workers’ future at risk Strict embargo: Thursday 18th August,  2022   The Bainimarama government has been using the country’s national pension fund as a private cash […]

” Reward our medical professionals” – Anthony

Posted on: 12 Jul 2022

Press Release: 11/2022 : Reward Our Medical Professionals     The Fiji Trades Union Congress calls upon Government and in particular the Minister of Economy to recognize and reward our Medical Professionals for the sterling work that they have had to perform during the pandemic. These workers worked very long hours and often away from […]

FNPF lending policy – all in risky business?

Posted on: 09 Jul 2022

8th July 2022 Press Release: 10/2022 : FNPF Lending Policy   We welcome the response by the CEO of FNPF trying to justify the Fiji Airways deal. It has been a very long-standing policy within FNPF not to put all the eggs in one basket. There were limits to safeguard investments in various sectors to […]

Workers’ funds to buy into Fiji Airways is shocking- Anthony

Posted on: 06 Jul 2022

Press Release: 09/2022 – 6th July 2022. Workers’ funds to buy into Fiji Airways  Felix Anthony , National Secretary , FTUC The CEO of Fiji Airways has so casually announced the purchase of 30.02% of Fiji Airways which is simply shocking and unanticipated. There has been no word from FNPF Board on the decision to […]

OSH now a fundamental workplace right

Posted on: 20 Jun 2022   ILO: Major breakthrough on occupational health and safety   Working people around the world are set to benefit directly from the decision today at the International Labour Conference (ILC) to recognise occupational health and safety as the fifth fundamental principle and right at work. 10-06-2022 The change by the ILC – the UN parliament for […]

Tribunal rules on validity of collective agreement for airline workers

Posted on: 01 Jun 2022

  ATS had challenged the legality of the  Collective Agreement stating that it had expired and was no longer enforceable. However the Tribunal has ruled in FASA’s favour, recognizing the validity of the CA & dismissing ATS’s management  claims (30/05/22). The applicant Union – Federation Airline Staff Association  had signed a Master Agreement in January […]

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