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Palestine: Big strike by government workers

According to this report, “Around 95 percent of [Palestinian Authority] government employees answered their union’s call to strike on Sunday, the union chief said. . . .the strike was the first step of protests held by the union until the…

Palestine: Health workers to strike

According to this report from Ma’an, angry Palestinian health care workers have decided to go on strike to protest consistently late payment of their salaries.  They accuse the Palestinian Authority of “endless stalling” following strikes by health care and other…

PA sets goals for Ministry of Labour

The Palestinian Prime Minister has laid out plans for a state including a detailed “to-do list” for the Ministry of Labour.  The relevant section reads as follows: The Ministry of Labour (MoL) has the following objectives: Safeguard workers’ rights through:…