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World - Region
3/4/2023 5:32:56 PM
More than 3,000 people demonstrated against Tunisia's government on Saturday at a rally organised by the powerful UGTT trade union, which called on President Kaid Saied to accept "dialogue".

World - Region
2/18/2023 4:29:12 PM
Thousands of Tunisian trade unionists held protests across the country on Saturday over worsening economic woes and the arrest of a top union official.

World - Region
2/1/2023 4:25:47 PM
A powerful Tunisian trade union Wednesday condemned the arrest of one of its top officials, saying it was linked to President Kais Saied warning workers against striking for "political ends".

World - Region
1/2/2023 5:28:36 PM
Tram and bus workers in the Tunisian capital staged a strike over delays in salaries and the lack of an end-of-year bonus Monday, creating traffic jams across Tunis.

World - Region
9/15/2022 10:18:19 PM
Tunisia's government and the country's powerful UGTT union signed a deal boosting public sector salaries on Thursday, three months after a strike that paralysed the country.

World - Region
6/23/2022 1:54:37 PM
The head of Tunisia's powerful UGTT trade union confederation on Thursday rejected conditions set by the International Monetary Fund for a new loan to bail out the country's struggling economy.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
6/23/2022 1:24:00 PM
Deputy Secretary-General of Tunisian labour union the UGTT Samir Echafi explains what comes next after last week’s strike in an interview with Amira Howeidy.

World - Region
6/16/2022 10:57:06 AM
Tunisia's main labour union holds a vast public sector strike Thursday to demand salary hikes and concessions on looming reforms, upping pressure on a president already facing a string of crises.

World - Region
12/4/2021 9:49:12 PM
Tunisia's powerful UGTT trade union confederation demanded a "national dialogue" and a "roadmap" out of a state of exception imposed by President Kais Said, at a rally attended by thousands of supporters on Saturday.

World - Region
11/10/2021 4:05:15 PM
A Tunisian city held a general strike on Wednesday after a protester died of tear gas inhalation during angry demonstrations over the reopening of a rubbish dump.

World - Region
7/26/2021 4:29:00 PM
In a statement on its website, the powerful UGTT saluted the Tunisian military's patriotism and protection of the civil state and urged all parties to keep it far from 'political quarrels'

World - Region
6/7/2021 4:43:35 PM
The UGTT will protect the rights of the Tunisian people and their choices, Al-Tabboubi stressed during a meeting that was specifically held to discuss this issue.

World - Region
4/9/2021 8:23:27 PM
'The measures will be subject to study after the request of the president, who called for a review of the nightly curfew,' Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi said

World - Region
3/31/2021 6:32:00 PM
The deal, which comes as Tunisia grapples with unprecedented financial problems, could open the way for an agreement with the International Monetary Fund

World - Region
12/30/2020 10:16:41 PM
The dialogue was proposed by the UGTT, which described it as "a glimmer of hope to correct the process of the revolution".

World - Region
2/6/2019 6:39:14 PM

World - Region
1/17/2019 9:32:30 AM

World - Region
11/24/2018 1:44:08 PM

World - Region
11/22/2018 2:09:00 PM

World - Region
9/15/2018 9:20:32 AM

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