Trades Union Congress


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Trades Union Congress

the major association of British trade unions, which includes all the larger unions
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The Singapore Tripartism Forum (STF), jointly established by the Singapore's Ministry of Manpower (MOM), Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF) and the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), provides a rostrum for the government, employers and unions to work together for the betterment of the country.
As General Secretary of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) in the UK, John Monks has the necessary high profile and experience of dealing with trade union issues at national level to take on the challenges and responsibilities offered by the job at ETUC.
FIGURES published by the Trades Union Congress reveal almost 150,000 workers in Wales work more than 48 hours a week.
The new federation showed precocious sophistication, presenting the government's Wages Commission with a lively memorandum on the expenses of the city worker and providing a copy to Britain's Trades Union Congress (Federation of Arab Trade Unions and Labour Societies, FATULS), Memo to Wages Commission, MSS.
In her book, The TUC Overseas: The Roots of Policy, Marjorie Nicholson has examined in detail the efforts of one of the world's great trade union institutions, the Trades Union Congress (TUC), to build a base of trade unionism in the British colonies.
The current members are ABP Pension Fund, AGF Asset Management, Batirente, BNP Paribas Asset Management, BT Pension Scheme, Calvert, CPP Investment Board, Generation Investment Management, Governance 4 Owners, Hermes Pensions Management, Investec Asset Management, La Banque Postale Asset Management, London Pension Fund Authority, MetallRente, Mistra, PGGM, RCM - Allianz Global Investors, Robeco, SNS REAAL, Trades Union Congress (TUC) Superannuation Society, UniSuper and the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).
The Trades Union Congress in Brighton voted for co-ordinated action and campaigns to end the "cruel" cap.
Speaking at the National Executive Council Meeting of the Railway Workers Union of the Trades Union Congress, the Deputy Minister said the government through its exclusive resources, was rebuilding the Takoradi/Sekondi via Kojokrom sub-urban lines to facilitate road traffic.
The Scottish Trades Union Congress want full devolution of income tax, a raft of benefits and the ability to set a distinctive policy on immigration and asylum.
Members of Liverpool Against the Cuts and Save our Sanity pressure groups will lobby support outside the Trades Union Congress near the Echo Arena.
The Trades Union Congress said the region was one of four where the likelihood of being in work has fallen since 2010 despite the recent upturn in business.
But Scottish Trades Union Congress deputy general secretary Dave Moxham said: "It is an attempt to throw some tacks in the road.