IG Metall threatens wind turbine manufacturer Vestas with a warning strike | Free press

Germany is facing a boom in renewable energy. It is connected with the hope for the “miracle of green work”. From the IG Metall point of view, however, there is a catch. Hamburg. In a dispute over a collective agreement, IG Metall is threatening a German subsidiary of the Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas with … Read more

New alert at Munich airport | Free press

Munich Airport warns of flight cancellations and delays. The Verdi union has called for a warning strike. Munich. Two weeks after a successful warning strike by Lufthansa ground staff in the middle of the summer holidays, the Verdi union is again calling for a warning strike at Munich airport. The destination is now the ground … Read more

Air traffic – Despite strikes and air chaos: Lufthansa on course for profit – Economy

Frankfurt am Main (dpa) – Despite the constant threat of strikes and chaos in airport service, Lufthansa has returned to profitability. While the company’s delegations and Verdi were just meters away fighting for a collective agreement for ground staff, Lufthansa boss Carsten Spohr announced the first annual operating profit since the outbreak of the corona … Read more

Verdi expects higher bid from Lufthansa after warning strike | Free press

With a nationwide warning strike, Verdi crippled almost the entire Lufthansa flight program on Wednesday. Now the union is putting more pressure on them – and is referring to warning strikes at the height of the travel season. Berlin / Frankfurt (dpa) -. Following a nationwide warning strike at Lufthansa, the Verdi union expects the … Read more

Labor disputes must respect the common good

July 27, 2022 at 11:28 Strike at the German airport : Labor disputes must respect the common good Stop at airport: Verdi called for a strike on Wednesday. Photo: Christian Schwerdtfeger opinion Trade unions have power and thus responsibility – also towards society as a whole. Courts may also soon clarify whether the air traffic … Read more

Warning strike: a stop at German airports | Economy | DW

In many places at Frankfurt Airport on Wednesday morning there was a gaping void at first. As announced, Lufthansa’s ground staff has been on strike since the early hours of the morning, including reception staff, aircraft technicians and tug drivers who push the planes to their correct positions at the airport. It was very quiet … Read more

Dockers’ strike exacerbates traffic jams in the North Sea | Free press

In some sectors, relatively few workers can paralyze a large mechanism – this is also the case in ports, import and export hubs. The consequences of the recent warning strike are now becoming apparent. Hamburg / Kiel. Last week’s 48-hour dockers’ strike caused traffic jams on container ships in the North Sea to escalate again. … Read more

Labor courts refuse to end warning strikes in ports | Free press

In some sectors, a relatively small number of workers can paralyze a large mechanism – and this is also the case in ports. As import and export centers, they usually ensure the efficient handling of goods. Hamburg / Bremerhaven. After the largest strike in decades, thousands of port workers again blocked cargo ship operations in … Read more