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World - International
2/1/2023 2:36:14 PM
Half a million workers went on strike in Britain on Wednesday, calling for higher wages in the largest such walkout in over a decade, closing schools and severely disrupting transport.

World - International
2/1/2023 10:50:50 AM
Teachers and train drivers dominate a fresh round of UK-wide strikes Wednesday aimed at securing pay rises that would ease a cost-of-living crisis caused by soaring inflation.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
1/24/2023 7:29:20 PM
Egypt strongly condemned on Tuesday the tearing of a part of a copy of the Quran by a leader of an extremist movement in the Netherlands, warning that the action fuels hate speech.

World - War in Ukraine
1/13/2023 5:23:45 PM
As Russian troops wage a ferocious house-to-house fight for control of strongholds in eastern Ukraine, a parallel battle is unfolding in the top echelons of military power in Moscow, with President Vladimir Putin reshuffling his top generals while rival camps trying to win his favor.

Egypt - Health
1/8/2023 3:40:38 PM
In 2022, the highest number of doctors in seven years resigned from Egypt’s public health sector, the Medical Syndicate recently reported in a statement, citing “low wages” as one important reason.

Business - Economy
12/29/2022 4:43:00 PM
Egypt’s National Wages Council (NWC) has set the minimum wage for private sector workers at EGP 2,700 ($109) per month, up from the previous EGP 2,400, starting January 2023.

Business - Economy
12/22/2022 3:20:41 PM
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday announced the third major minimum wage hike in a year to try and combat a historic jump in consumer prices ahead of crunch elections.

World - Africa
12/12/2022 8:39:06 PM
"Everything is increasing except our wages," Ethiopian porter Zerihun told AFP, summing up the financial crisis facing the Horn of Africa nation as it reels from skyrocketing inflation and an economic slowdown.

Business - Economy
12/11/2022 10:36:38 AM
The US Federal Reserve is poised to slow its interest rate hikes next week, economists say, as central bankers' most forceful moves in decades to fight inflation ripple through the economy.

Egypt - Urban & Transport
12/5/2022 6:43:00 PM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said that Egypt is confronting a two-fold problem since it must not only create jobs for the large number of those entering the labour market every year but also guarantee decent minimum wages to the workforce.

Egypt - Politics
10/26/2022 10:39:00 PM
Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly announced on Wednesday increasing the minimum wage for public employees from EGP 2,700 to EGP 3,000 and maintaining current electricity prices for households through June 2023.

World - International
10/5/2022 8:05:56 PM
Train travel in Britain was disrupted on Wednesday by the latest in a string of strikes by railway workers over wages.

World - International
9/15/2022 8:39:41 PM
Thousands of nurses returned to work Thursday at Minnesota hospitals following a three-day strike over wage increases and staffing and retention made worse by the coronavirus pandemic.

War in Ukraine - Military
8/30/2022 12:13:58 PM
Intense fighting was raging on Tuesday across the southern Ukrainian region of Kherson occupied by Russia, Kyiv's presidency said, as its troops pressed counter-offensives "in various directions".

World - International
8/28/2022 3:23:00 PM
Iberia Express, the low-cost arm of Spain's national carrier, cancelled eight domestic flights Sunday as cabin crew launched a 10-day strike for higher wages amid soaring inflation.

Business - Tech
8/4/2022 6:31:06 PM
More than 700 Amazon warehouse workers in England staged a protest Thursday in a dispute over pay, in the latest sign of workplace friction stoked by Britain's cost of living crisis and a growing discontent among employees over wage and working conditions.

Business - Energy
8/3/2022 3:59:09 PM
The OPEC oil cartel and its allies decided Wednesday to boost production in September by a much slower pace than in previous months at a time of high oil prices and unstable energy supplies exacerbated by the war Russia has waged on Ukraine.

World - International
7/28/2022 10:58:29 PM
British Conservatives Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss Thursday underwent their first grilling in front of party members as they wage a bitter duel to succeed Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

Business - Economy
7/10/2022 5:33:24 PM
Egyptian Minister of Finance Mohamed Maait said on Sunday that EGP 356 billion of the fiscal year (FY) 2022/23 budget has been allocated for social protection and subsidization, while another EGP 400 billion will go for improving conditions of public employees including wages and compensations.

World - International
6/25/2022 12:21:54 PM
Rising food costs. Soaring fuel bills. Wages that are not keeping pace. Inflation is plundering people's wallets, sparking a wave of protests and workers' strikes around the world.

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