Legality of doctors' strike in question
Medics say they will go on strike in the middle of May to pressure the government into finding additional financing for health care. Estonian law prohibits political strikes, and work stoppages are only allowed as means to solve labor disputes. The latter does not exist as such at this time.
19.04.2017, Hanneli RudiPM
Doctors preparing for strike
The Estonian Medical Association says its members are preparing for a strike, while the association hopes the labor dispute will be solved without the need for one.
06.02.2017, Hanneli RudiE24
Loomisel on maailma suurim tubakakontsern
British American Tobacco (BAT) ostab 50 miljardi dollari ehk ligikaudu 47 miljardi euro eest täisosaluse USA tubakafirmas Reynolds American, nii tekib maailma suurim börsil noteeritud tubakakontsern.
Milline oli Carrie Fisheri elu tumedam pool? (1)
USA näitlejanna Carrie Fisher võlus kõiki, kui ta printsess Leiana «Tähesõdade» filmides üles astus, kuid ta elu ei olnud ainult ekraanil, vaid ka selle taga ja seal ei läinud alati nii hästi nagu filmis.
28.12.2016, Inna-Katrin HeinPM
Bus drivers to hold warning strike in 3 Estonian regions
According to a strike notice forwarded to employers on Thursday, the Estonian transport union will stage warning strikes in Tartu county, Parnu city and Saare county on Monday to support the pay demand of drivers working for the private bus operator Gobus.
Editorial: wires crossed again. How come?
Well it’s gone haywire again, between education ministry and the schools. After teachers went on strike, the ministry vowed to prioritize their wage raise. Still, the teachers aren’t seeing any of the promised extra. Rather, new duties are being piled on.
Editorial: the trade triangle
Government and trade unions see political strike ban in different light.
Strike options to be bridled
Trade unions, opposed to several curbs proposed, still agree with need to end confusion of current legislation.
30.08.2013, Mikk Salu