Govt. refuses to de-recognize Teacher’s Union despite poor financial track record

Despite concerns over its lack of financial transparency spanning nearly 35 years, Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said the government will not de-recognize the...

Jagdeo says GTU rulebook prohibits MP from being General Secretary; assures GAWU books in...

More controversy is afoot as the eligibility of a female legislator to lead a trade union comes under question as the country faces an...

GTU General Secretary still fumbling to address 35 years of unaudited accounts

It is now two days since President of the Guyana Teachers' Union, Coretta McDonald has failed to address accusations that the accounts of her...

With teachers’ strikes dating back to the 1900s, will this latest fallout yield results?

By: Sueann Wickham In the annals of Guyana's history, strikes have been used as a means of pursuing justice and dignity for workers who struggle...

GTU gearing to defend lack of accountability for over three decades

President of the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU), Coretta McDonald has told this publication that the union is preparing to defend recent allegations of its...

GTU’s financial records remain unaudited for over three decades-VP Jagdeo

Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo disclosed on Thursday that the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) which is fuelling illegal protest action among educators, is far...

“I will not stifle my conscience and say things have not improved”- Bishops Headmistress

Commenting on the nationwide teachers strike initiated by the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU), Headmistress of Bishops’ High School, Shandrina Welcome-Lee said, “I cannot sit...

Timing of strike could impact students in last lap preparations for NGSA, CSEC –...

Headmaster of Essequibo Islands Secondary School, Sheikh Ahmad, has voiced his concerns in relation to the ongoing nationwide strike initiated by the Guyana Teachers...

As demand for skills increase, govt. moves to develop integrated labour market information system

With Guyana’s accelerated oil sector production creating labour shortages across various sectors, authorities revealed plans to develop an integrated labour market information system. Senior Finance...

FITUG applauds 2024 budget for positive measures benefiting working class

In response to the recently presented 2024 National Budget by Senior Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh, the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana...

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