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ITF mobilises international support for Indonesian dockworkers 

ITF mobilises international support for Indonesian dockworkers 

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) is mobilising international support for dockworkers in Indonesia, who are striking and protesting from today. ...

ITF accuse Spain ‘betraying’ dockworkers

ITF accuse Spain ‘betraying’ dockworkers 

Commenting on the adoption of the royal decree to ‘reform’ of port labour that has just been adopted by the Spanish parliament (with 174 votes in favour, 165 against...

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Shipping company slams ITF over wages, repatriation claim 

Antwerp-based shipping company Seatrade Reefer Chartering has denied the allegations that it was withholding wages of the crew aboard the reefer vessel Pacific Breeze...

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ITF slams Australia’s coastal shipping reform plan

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) Cabotage Taskforce, today blasted Australia’s Productivity Commission as entirely missing the point of having a...

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ITF slams Australia’s coastal shipping reform plan

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) Cabotage Taskforce, today blasted Australia’s Productivity Commission as entirely missing the point of having a...

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ITF says dialogue between Maersk and unions is positive

Representatives of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) stated that the dialogue between Danish Maersk Group and unions established by the...

Abandoned bulker crew return home, says ITF 

Abandoned bulker crew return home, says ITF 

17 crewmembers of the bulk carrier Sea Honest, who were abandoned unpaid and unprovisioned in Algeria in July 2016, have finally returned home, according to the...

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ITF criticises move to cut seafarers’ wages 

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has condemned a proposal by a coalition of Ukrainian trade unions to reduce minimum wages of the...

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Reps urge EFCC to investigate Keystone Bank over ITF’s N4bn

    The House of Representatives on Monday urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to commence investigation into an alleged illegal movement...

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ITF raises new concerns about privatisation and safety in expanded Panama Canal 

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) at a news conference in Panama City, has raised new concerns about the safety of the Panama Canal new locks...

ITF wants prosecution of death ship's Captain

ITF wants prosecution of death ship’s Captain

The International Transport Workers’ Federation has called for the coroner to recommend charging Venancio Salas, the captain of the notorious MV Sage Sagittarius,...

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ITF slams US authorities for denying Hanjin crew shore leave

The International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) has slammed the US Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) for denying seafarers from Hanjin Shipping vessels shore leave....