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Nov 21, 2017, 06:00 ET Aviso para medios - El presidente nacional de Unifor visitará el sitio de los asesinatos de mineros mexicanos en huelga $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

El presidente nacional de Unifor Jerry Dias visitará el sitio donde dos mineros mexicanos en huelga fueron brutalmente asesinados, cerca de la mina...


Sep 25, 2017, 14:35 ET Unifor se solidariza con los trabajadores mexicanos $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

En un mitin realizado hoy en la Embajada de México en Ottawa, miembros de Unifor, incluso dos autobuses con trabajadores en huelga de la fábrica de...


Sep 06, 2016, 10:37 ET Unifor picks GM as target company in auto talks $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Sept. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Unifor announced that General Motors is the target company to set the pattern agreement in the current round...


Sep 01, 2016, 08:30 ET Study shows massive impact of auto industry $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Sept. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - As it prepares to announce the target company for its current round of bargaining with the Detroit Three...


Aug 28, 2016, 20:17 ET Unifor autoworkers authorize strike $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - In votes held today, workers at each of the Detroit Three automakers authorized Unifor's bargaining...


Jun 01, 2016, 19:57 ET Unifor Auto Council calls for new investment in Canada $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

LONDON, ON, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Meeting in advance of the start of bargaining with the Detroit Three auto companies this summer,...


Mar 19, 2015, 17:20 ET Hasty pick and pay a threat to homegrown content $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, March 19, 2015 /CNW/ - Today's approach to pick and pay cable by the CRTC will be needlessly disruptive to Canada's broadcast and...


Mar 18, 2015, 12:29 ET Last group of Unifor members approve new agreement with CN $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, March 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor Local 100 members have ratified the final new agreement with CN Rail by 79 per cent. Voting took place at...


Mar 16, 2015, 11:14 ET Unifor members approve five new agreements with CN $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, March 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor members have ratified five new agreements with CN Rail, with one still outstanding. Voting took place...


Feb 18, 2015, 14:28 ET Press conference Thursday: Unifor to give update on CN negotiations $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

MONTREAL, Feb. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor will be giving an update about negotiations with CN Rail at a press conference on Thursday at 12-noon ET....


Feb 18, 2015, 13:14 ET Unifor sets up innovative community fund to help local organizations $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

MONTREAL, Feb. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor President Jerry Dias is reacting strongly to what he calls an intentional misrepresentation of the...


Feb 16, 2015, 12:31 ET Transit drivers win greater protection with Bill S-221 $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

OTTAWA, Feb. 16, 2015 /CNW/ - The adoption of Bill S-221 today by the House of Commons is an important step towards protecting front-line transit...


Feb 15, 2015, 00:30 ET Unifor reaches new agreement with CP Rail minutes before the deadline $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

MONTREAL, Feb. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor has reached a new tentative agreement with CP Rail, minutes before the 12:01 am deadline. Unifor Local...


Feb 14, 2015, 15:03 ET Unifor will provide update on CP negotiations at 8 p.m. ET $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

MONTREAL, Feb. 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor will be providing an update on the status of negotiations with CP Rail at 8 p.m. ET this evening, via...


Feb 13, 2015, 16:56 ET Atlantic Packaging workers secure strong deal $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor members at Atlantic Packaging have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a new collective agreement that will see...


Feb 13, 2015, 15:25 ET Casino Rama workers join Unifor $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

ORILLIA, ON, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Workers at Casino Rama, one of Ontario's largest casino resorts, have voted overwhelmingly to become members of...


Feb 13, 2015, 13:10 ET Unifor raises concerns about public safety at the bargaining table with CP, after failure of government $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

MONTREAL, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor is taking its concerns around public safety to the bargaining table with CP Rail, after what the union calls...


Feb 12, 2015, 13:14 ET CAMI investment shows industry has strong future $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - General Motors' decision to invest $560 million in its CAMI Automotive plant is further evidence that automakers...


Feb 05, 2015, 13:24 ET Unifor disappointed by government decision to sell GM share $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Unifor expressed its disappointment that the Ontario government has sold its last shares in General Motors. "We...


Jan 31, 2015, 17:05 ET Unifor truckers make gains $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

MONTREAL, Jan.31, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of four Unifor locals across Ontario and Quebec, after bargaining as a team, have ratified a new three-year...


Jan 29, 2015, 10:22 ET CRTC misses the mark $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - This morning's announcements by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) do...


Jan 28, 2015, 14:54 ET Decision on future of GM Oshawa must be made before 2016, says Unifor $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - A decision about the future of General Motors' Oshawa operations can and should be made now, according to...


Jan 26, 2015, 07:00 ET Air Canada's employees seek share of gains they helped create $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Jan. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Customer Sales and Service Agents at Air Canada will be seeking economic gains after having made many sacrifices...


Jan 15, 2015, 17:20 ET Unifor urges change to EI qualifying hours, after mass Target layoff $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - In light of the mass layoff announced today at Target, Unifor is urging federal Minister of Employment Jason Kenney...


Jan 13, 2015, 10:33 ET Unifor members at CP Rail vote to strike, if necessary $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

CALGARY, Jan. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Workers at CP Rail, represented by Unifor Local 101R have voted 97 per cent in favour of going on strike if...