MAR3E DIIGO BOOK MARX

16 Jul 2009, written by

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urgent:-Thousands of quarry workers clash with Egypt police

16 Jul 2009, written by

urgent from reuters

Several people were injured after thousands of quarry workers and owners clashed with police in Egypt on Thursday in the central province of al-Minya, security sources and witnesses said.

The protesters marched into al-Minya city and blocked a bridge spanning the Nile and connecting the east and west of the city, in protest against a decision by the authorities to impose new duties on quarried rock, security sources said. Police used teargas to disperse the crowd, but the protesters stoned police. Reports of the number injured varied. One security source said at least eight riot police had been wounded, and 17 protesters were suffering the effects of teargas inhalation. The website of the independent daily al-Masry al-Youm said the government had imposed duties of 40 Egyptian pounds ($7.17) per tonne of quarried stone, leading some quarries to shut down and lay off their labourers. Protesters said they had resorted to the demonstration because petitions to various officials had been ignored and some quarries had been shut for more than two weeks, according to the website. Labour unrest has become common in Egypt, usually over pay, and often in privatised companies. Even professional groups such as doctors, pharmacists and lawyers have stopped work or threatened strikes over pay


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أعتصام اكثر من 350 عاملة فى غزل المحلة اليوم

16 Jul 2009, written by

الوقفة الاحتجاجية لعمال غزل المحلة by jornalist & blogger Kareem el-Behirey صحÙÙ.

عاملات غزل المحلة (ارشيف ) تصوير كريم البحيرى

أعتصم اليوم اكثر من 350 عاملة من عاملات شركة غزل المحلة امام بوابة الادارة لمدة ساعة صباح اليوم احتجاجا على قرار المفوض العام للشركة فؤاد عبد الحليم حسان ورئيس القطاع بنقلهم من قسم الملايات الى أقسام ومصانع اخرى تابعة للشركة مما أدى الى استنفار العاملات وقيامهم بهذا الاعتصام الذى اجبر ادارة الشركة فى النهاية على الغاء هذا القرار


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Mar3e Delicious Bookmarx

15 Jul 2009, written by

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عاجل :- اضراب عمال مصنع ابو السباع الان فى سامول المحلة

15 Jul 2009, written by

تصوير محمد مرعى

عاجل من المحلة..

يضرب الان 400 عامل فى مصنع ابوالسباع الكائن فى سامول طريق المحلة كفر الشيخ احتجاجا على سوء اوضاعهم فى المصنع وتعنت ادارة  المصنع فى  اعطاء العمال مرتبات ثلاثة اشهر متتالية وجاء هذا الاضراب بعد نجاح اضراب يوم الاحد الذى قام بة عمال مصنع اخر تابع ايضا لاسماعيل ابوالسباع والذى انتهى بتلبية جزء من طلبات المضربين ومنها اعطاء مجموعة منهم جزء من مرتباتهم المتأخرة


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