Monthly Archives: October 2017

The Union meets with ILO and Nepali Officials

The Union conducted a meeting with officials of ILO, the Nepal Workers Association, and the Nepal Union of Textile and Apparel. During the meeting, they were briefed on the role of the Union, in particular its role in agreeing with employers to conclude standard work contract, protect the rights of migrant workers, and improve their financial and living situations. As ... Read More »

The Union celebrates the National Days of Nepal and Sri Lanka

The Union office in Tajamu'aat and Ad-Dulail areas celebrated the National Days of Nepal and Sri Lanka with the participation of many workers of various nationalities. The Nepal and Sri Lanka workers expressed joy and happiness during the celebrations. They commended the role of the Union in observing national events of their countries and assured continuous communication with the Union. Read More »

The Union supervises election of six union committees

The General Union for Textile and Garment Sector Workers supervised election of six union committees of various companies through coordination and cooperation with companies' administration. The election process was completed in a democratic and competitive atmosphere. Workers of textile and clothes companies of Century, Milky Way, Century Miracle, Continuity, Standard, and Classic participated in the elections.  The winning committees consist ... Read More »

The Union signs three collective and health agreements

 The General Trade Union of Workers in Textile, Garment, and Clothing Industries (The Union) had signed three collective agreements and one health agreement with Companies of Tuskar, Aseel, and Pine Tree. In addition, a health agreement was signed with Classic Company. The agreements state that the companies shall comply with minimum wage according to the agreement signed by the tripartite representatives and published ... Read More »