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News | 17 Apr 2019 Press Release

A year on from its first crew strikes, Ryanair still has to clean up its act

Easter weekend 2018 saw Ryanair cabin crew walk off the job for the first time in the company’s 30 year history. In the following months, workers assembled in...

News | 12 Apr 2019

Irish crew force Stobart Air to the negotiating table

Until now, Stobart has refused to consider even recognising a union, let alone entering into full collective bargaining on cabin crew pay and working conditions....

News | 03 Apr 2019 Press Release

Global unions condemn Brunei’s homophobic laws

The world’s global union federations have come together to unequivocally condemn new laws in Brunei that punish homosexual sex with death by stoning. Today, a...

News | 29 Mar 2019

ITF congratulates ver.di on its collective bargaining agreement with Ryanair

I applaud our affiliate union ver.di on signing a collective bargaining agreement with Ryanair, covering all Germany-based cabin crew. This deal opens the way to...

News | 28 Mar 2019 Press Release

ITF stands in solidarity with Fijian air traffic controllers

Workers represented by the Fiji Public Service Association (FPSA), a national union affiliated to the ITF, are involved in a dispute over pay and working...

News | 27 Mar 2019

Fair transport is safe transport

ITF general secretary Stephen Cotton spoke to thousands of transport workers rallying in Brussels to demand #FairTransport for Europe. He addressed the rally...

News | 22 Mar 2019 Press Release

Fair Transport NOW! Workers and unions launch wave of coordinated protests and actions across Europe

On land, at sea and in the air, more than 10 million Europeans work in transport. They provide vital services that we all depend on. But sadly, they are under...

News | 22 Mar 2019 Press Release

New victory for Ryanair workers as labour authority rules on Eindhoven base closure

In October Ryanair announced it planned to close its bases at Eindhoven and Bremen and downsize operations at Weeze, citing the impact of strike action over the...