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Historic 44th ITF Congress

The 44th Congress of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) will be held in Singapore, 14-20 October 2018. This is the first time the ITF congress will be held in Southeast Asia in…

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Statement: ITF Dockers’ Section reaffirms…

In response to reports that the ITF Dockers’ Section will be supporting the ITF agreement with Ong Teng Cheong Labor Leadership Institute (OTCi) of the Singapore National Trades Union Congress to…

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Media invite: register for the 44th ITF Congress…

The 44th Congress of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) will be held in Singapore, 14-20 October 2018. This is the first time the ITF congress will be held in Southeast Asia in…

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ITF calls for urgent government intervention…

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has written to the Cameroonian government to express the global trade union movement’s outrage over the violent attacks against striking dockers…

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ITF report instigates call for investigation…

A new report launched today by the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has prompted calls for both the Federal and Victorian governments to commence an immediate inquiry into the…

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ITF: Australian ban ‘the kind of enforcement…

ITF statement on the decision by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) to ban the Hong Kong-flagged bulk carrier MV Shandong Hai Wang for one year from Australian waters.

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Unity, resistance and determination bring…

In a significant achievement, dockers in Pakistan have forced management at Hutchison’s Karachi terminal to officially recognise their union, accept their charter of demands and reinstate the union…

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Aquarius ship: ITF and ETF condemn actions of…

The ITF and ETF are deeply concerned by the refusal of Italy and Malta to meet their legal obligations of allowing the landing of the migrants who had been rescued by the Gibraltar flagged rescue…

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