Monthly Archives: September 2015

Al Omrani elected a Union president for a new term

Union elections for 2016 – 2021 term with participation of 5433 workers In a democratic atmosphere, under the supervision of the Election Committee of the General Federation of Trade Unions, and with participation of 5433 workers out of 6526 workers who were entitled to vote, elections  were conducted to elect Union board members for 2016 -2021 term.  The workers participated ... Read More »

Report of 2011-2014

The General Trade union of Workers in Textile, Garment and Clothing Industries It is a well-established organization created by the workers to defend their interests. It an independent democratic voluntary organization aims to develop the privileges of its members, and increase and protect their rights. It was established in 1954. Union's Mission The Union seeks to achieve better life to ... Read More »

A new CBA signed between the Union and Employers in Garment Industry

A new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) between two apparel employers’ associations and The General Trade Union of Workers in Textile Garment and Clothing Industries was signed on August 17th 2015, in an unprecedented step to strengthen their partnership, promote social dialogue and improve the working conditions of more than 50,000 workers in the sector. ————- The Union signs a sectoral ... Read More »