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Barca FC’s Qatar Airways rethink 'another nail…

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) today congratulated Barcelona football club for considering dropping its lucrative sponsorship deal with Qatar Airways, over what club president…

East Asia action begins Monday

Teams of ITF inspectors, along with dockers’ and seafarers’ union members, will begin the first East Asian maritime action week of 2015 on Monday across ports in Japan, Korea, Russia and Taiwan. The…

ITF repeats call for Rotterdam dialogue as…

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) today called for all-party talks on the future of the port of Rotterdam, as dockers refused to unload a ship loaded at the new Rotterdam Gateway…

ITF statement on new WMU president

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) has warmly welcomed today’s announcement* that Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry is to be the next president of the World Maritime University (WMU) in…

ITF aviation affiliate files for historic…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation is giving all possible backing to its American member union, The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), which has filed…

Global union federation calls on UK business…

The 4.5 million strong International Transport Worker's Federation (ITF) today backed the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers’ (RMT) fight for the livelihood of City Link workers…

Minister of Labour: LAN Ecuador’s dismissal of…

On leaving a meeting with LAN Ecuador’s manager and legal representative, Max Naranjo, at the transnational company’s offices, arranged to try and resolve the dispute caused by the dismissal of the…

ITF calls on Australian government to do better…

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) is calling on the Australian Government to improve labour regulations after the Federal Court found two Fijian workers had been exploited.

Dockers rally to protect jobs in Rotterdam

Dockers from across Europe will join their brothers and sisters at a rally in Rotterdam tomorrow (Wednesday 17 December) to protest against the impact of developments in the container sector at the…