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Building sector ‘dictatorship’ says union

Building contractors are not paying their employees on time, cutting their wages and letting them go say the Pancyprian Federation of Labour (PEO) and the Cyprus Workers’ Confederation (SEC).

Construction workers strike ends

After nearly three weeks, the construction workers indefinite strike action has ended following an agreement in principle between the contractors and trade unions on the workers collective agreements.

Construction workers strike

Workers in the island’s ailing construction industry are taking part in a 48 hour strike in efforts to protect their jobs from cheap labour, while cement makers warn that a strike may deal a death blow to the industry.

Two day construction worker strike

Construction workers plan a two day strike starting tomorrow (Thursday) blaming their employers for what they claim is their refusal to enter into a dialogue on renewing collective agreements.

Vasilikon cement factory workers return to work

Workers at the Vassilikos cement company in Limassol have ended their indefinite strike following a meeting yesterday at which the Cyprus Labour Minister, Sotiroulla Charalambous, put forward a mediation proposal.

All concrete production stops due to lack of cement

The indefinite strike by workers at the Vassilikos Cement Works on Cyprus’ southern coast has resulted in the production of concrete across the Island coming to a halt as the manufacturers have run out of their stocks of cement.

Vasilikon cement factory workers on indefinite strike

Employees of the Vassilikos Cement Public Company in Limassol have vowed to continue indefinite strike action blaming their employers for violating their collective wage agreement.

Striking construction workers threaten further action

The Valentine’s Day strike by workers in the Cyprus construction industry went ahead as planned with the strikers threatening to visit construction sites today to ensure there are no subcontractors working.

Valentine’s day construction workers strike confirmed

Workers in the construction sector have confirmed that they will go on a 24 hour strike on Valentine’s day in a protest against “attacks on wages and benefits from a large number of employers”.

Construction workers threaten strike action

As waves of industrial unrest sweep the Island, construction sector workers in Cyprus are planning the first in a series of 24 hour token strikes on St. Valentine’s Day over the use of cheap foreign labour.

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