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News | 15 Feb 2019 Press Release

Persecution of union members in Morocco 'totally unacceptable'

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) has called for immediate action by the Alsa bus company in Tangier, Morocco, after a concerted campaign to...

News | 12 Feb 2019 Press Release

ITF solidarity with Belgium strike

“On behalf of the 18 million transport workers of the ITF, I send support and solidarity to the workers of Belgium in their campaign to win a fair share of their...

News | 05 Feb 2019

Union office for Alsa-National Express to open in Tangier

ITF union the UMT has announced the launch of its first union office in Tangier dedicated to organising workers at the multinational transport company Alsa....

News | 21 Jan 2019

Metro workers win in ownership battle

Line 9 has been operated by the French companies RATP Dev and Transdev, making it the only privately-run main Seoul metro line. However, last week Seoul city...

News | 21 Nov 2018 Press Release

ITF statement: Go Bus must end 'pathetic' lockout

ITF general secretary, Stephen Cotton, said: "The behaviour of Go Bus is nothing short of pathetic. This kind of draconian action - locking people out of work -...

News | 31 Oct 2018 Press Release

ITF unions support call for public operation of Seoul Metro Line 9

Line 9 is the only major line in South Korea run by a private operator. The Seoul Line 9 Operation Company is a joint venture between the two French companies RATP...

News | 29 Oct 2018

ITF intervenes in ride-hailing drivers' action

Drivers in Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore and many other places walked out on 22 October to demand a decent income and better working conditions.  The letter...

News | 25 Oct 2018

Thousands of drivers in Indian cities take action against ride-hailing firms

On 22 October, workers in Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore and many other cities walked out to demand decent income and working conditions. The ITF estimates...