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General Strike In Athens

Greek Public Sector Workers Protest Amid Economic Crisis

Greek public sector workers walked off the street in a series of protest against reforms under the international bailout.

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Junior Doctors Stage 24 Hour Strike Across NHS In England

England Junior doctors gathered for a 24-hour strike over better pay and working condition

Protests turned into a full-fledged 24-hour strike by the junior doctors of NHS when their negotiations with the government failed to yield results. The new policy failed to address payment issues and overall job security.

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Workers' Strike

Striking Lyondell Houston refinery workers to weigh final offer

More than 400 striking hourly workers represented by the United Steelworkers union (USW) at Lyondell Basell Industries' Houston refinery are scheduled to vote on the company's last, best and final offer on Monday and Tuesday, a local union official said on Sunday.

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Workers' Strike

U.S. refinery strike widens to include nation's largest refinery

The U.S. refinery strike widened as workers at the nation's largest refinery walked off their jobs at 12 a.m. CST (0600 GMT) on Saturday, according to the United Steelworkers union (USW).

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Lufthansa

German pilots' union says fresh strikes imminent at Lufthansa

German pilots' union VC said late on Friday that talks with carrier Deutsche Lufthansa over early retirement benefits have broken down and new strikes are possible at any time, although not at Christmas.

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Lufthansa

Lufthansa says it has gained market share in Germany

Germany's largest airline Deutsche Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) has won a bigger slice of its domestic market in recent months, its chief executive told newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung.

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Workers' Strike

Brazil's Embraer says strike blocking 'critical operations'

Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA (EMBR3.SA) said on Saturday that a strike that began this week stopped it from delivering planes, processing bills and conducting other "critical operations" after union workers blocked factory doors.

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Ostbahnhof Station in Berlin

Train drivers' strike to mar Germany's Berlin Wall party

Germany is set for days of transport chaos after a train drivers' union called a strike from Wednesday over pay and negotiating rights, threatening to disrupt this weekend's celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

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Air France headquarters building at the Charles de Gaulle International Airport

Air France urges pilots to accept deal to end strike

Air France sought to bring a costly 12-day pilots strike, over the expansion of its budget Transavia unit, to an end on Friday with a series of proposals that won the backing of the company's board and French Prime Minister Manuel Valls.

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Amazon's new distribution center in Brieselang, near Berlin

German union calls strikes again at Amazon warehouses

Workers at German warehouses of online retailer Amazon.com took strike action again on Monday as labor union Verdi pressed its demands in a long-running dispute over pay and conditions.

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Royal Mail

Royal Mail undervalued - Financial Times

According to banking sources, the Financial Times said the IPO of UK's Royal Mail was underpriced.

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Hyundai Motor Co

Hyundai reaches preliminary deal with South Korean union to end strike

Hyundai said it had reached a preliminary agreement with its union to help end the strike that had crippled their vehicle production.

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