dockers, refiners and electricians on strike Thursday, the CGT wants to intensify the protest

By Le Figaro with AFP Posted 2 hours ago, Update 36 minutes ago Among electricians and gas producers, production cuts in nuclear power plants and dams are to be expected from Thursday. ERIC GAILLARD / REUTERS Strikers in the energy sector are calling for the movement to be hardened and intend to increase targeted cuts … Read more

20th CPC Congress: “The Coronation of Emperor Xi Jinping”

Published on : 17/10/2022 – 08:08 On the front page of the press, this Monday, October 17, the speech of President XI Jiping for the opening of the 20th congress of the Chinese Communist Party. A speech received with concern abroad, particularly in Asia. And a difficult start to the week in France, where the … Read more

behind the die-hard strategy of the CGT, the internal quarrels

Strikers are gathered on Tuesday in front of the La Mède refinery (Bouches-du-Rhône). ERIC GAILLARD/REUTERS DECRYPTION – The CGT, in decline against the CFDT, is trying to revive a dynamic with this show of force. With another issue, the succession of Philippe Martinez. The energy crisis that France is going through has just gotten worse. … Read more

the right of requisition, a highly inflammable remedy

Published on : 11/10/2022 – 22:36 Faced with the shortage of fuel which threatens certain public services, Matignon announced on Tuesday the “requisition” of essential personnel from the Esso-ExxonMobil group on strike. An exceptional and radical legal weapon. Risky too. The threat had been hovering for a few days already. Tuesday, October 11, the government … Read more

Strike renewed in refineries

AA / Paris / Ümit Dönmez The strike movement which affects several refineries and French depots, was renewed at TotalEnergies and ExxonMobil, this Saturday, at the call of the CGT union, which specified that three of the six French refineries are still at a standstill. According to the union, it is the largest refinery of … Read more

Alberto Fernández led a tribute to Perón at the CGT | “Power passes through seeing who has the ability to convince”

In the act of the CGT for the anniversary of the death of Juan Domingo PeronPresident Alberto Fernandez he maintained that “Perón meant a before and after for Argentina” and chose to highlight Perón’s attitude in his third presidency, after exile: “Perón told us that Argentina could not be divided into two factions and that … Read more