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11 Million workers in the informal sector have no social security

Mr Osman Abengo, the Ashanti Regional Secretary of Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC), has called for urgent measures to sign onto the SSNIT pension...
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TUC tasks government to revisit old labour laws

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) of Ghana has called on the government to review the “colonial” labour laws governing employment in the country. Dr Yaw...
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TUC demands better pensions for workers

the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has called for better pension benefits and wages to address the high poverty rate in the country. According to the...
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Ghanaian workers must have a universal pensions scheme -TUC

Dr Anthony Yaw Baah, General Secretary of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) on Wednesday called for concrete plans and a roadmap towards the implementation...
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TUC to Celebrate May Day with A Route-march

The Trades Union Congress of Ghana (TUC-Ghana) on Monday disclosed that as part of the activities to mark the 2019 May Day event, its...
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TUC Demands Action on Media Personnel Assault

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) of Ghana has condemned attacks on journalists and media personnel over the years and called for proactive actions from...
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Utility Tariff Increment Should Be Very Small

The Ghana Trade Union Congress (GTUC) on Thursday appealed to the Public Utility Regulatory Commission (PURC) to consider the plight of the ordinary citizen...
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Ghana-Cote d’Ivoire collaboration is turning-point for world cocoa pricing – expert

An agricultural expert hailed here on Friday the decision by Ghana and western neighbors La Cote d’Ivoire to collaborate on various issues relating to...
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TUC urged to observe high labour standard practices in Ghana

The Socialist Forum Ghana (SFG) on Tuesday appealed to the Trades Union Congress (TUC) to safeguard condition of workers and adhere to high labour...
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TUC urge government to review Ghana’s Labour Law

Mr Elvis Van-Lare, Volta Regional Secretary of the Trades Union Congress (TUC), has observed that employers in the banking, maritime and mining sectors were...
General Secretary of Trade Union Congress (TUC), Dr. Yaw Baah

Ghana’s Prosperity Does Not Depend On IMF – Yaw Baah

The General Secretary of Trade Union Congress (TUC), Dr. Yaw Baah, has emphasised that, Ghana’s labour laws needs to be reviewed such that,...

TUC queries government over its reluctance to name labour commissioner

The Trades Union Congress of Ghana (TUC) has questioned the rationale for government’s hesitation to appoint a chairman for the National Labour Commission. Dr Yaw...
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Bolga: NHIA, TUC hold discussions on NHIS

The Trades Union Congress (TUC), in collaboration with the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), has organised a forum for workers’ unions to dialogue on...
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TUC Lauds Nation Builders Corps

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) Thursday lauded the Government’s initiative to create the Nation Builders Corps (NBC) to address unemployment, but urged it to...
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TUC Applauds Government’s Policy of Free SHS

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has commended President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for keeping one of the flagship campaign promises of the New Patriotic...
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TUC Backs Workers Demand for Payment Tier-2 Pension Scheme

The Trades Union Congress of Ghana (TUC) has thrown its support behind the demand of public sector workers for the payment of Tier-2 Pension...
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HFC bank staff union inaugurated as ICU member

The HFC bank staff union was on Friday inaugurated as a member of the Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) of the Trades Union...
IMF

Workers worried over inconsistency of government’s position on IMF program

Members of the Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) are worried over what they describe as government’s shifting position on the Ghana – International...

Prevent tax evasion in Tigo-Airtel merger – TUC warns

The Ghana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) has urged the government to ensure that there was due diligence on the Airtel - TiGo merger; so...

New labour law weakens effectiveness of TUC – Secretary

Mr Elvis Van-Lare, Volta Regional Secretary of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), has said the duplication of unions in the country is weakening the...

TUC urges Ghanaian workers to plan retirement while in active service

Mr Joshua Ansah, the Deputy Secretary General of the Trades Union Congress (TUC), has said there is the need for all workers to carefully...
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TUC Honours 24 Workers In B/A

The Brong-Ahafo Regional Council of labour of the Trade Congress (TUC) on Monday honoured 24 workers in the region for their service to the...
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Worker’s Unions Urge Gov’t To Preserve Water Bodies

The various worker’s unions within the Western Region have called on government to help save the country's water bodies from the activities of illegal...

Workers Defy Heavy Rains On May Day

However, thousands of workers in the Region defied the heavy rain and went on a procession through the streets of Cape Coast. The event, chaired...

Minister Ask Workers To Renew Their Faith In Ghana

Mr. Simon Osei-Mensah, the Ashanti Regional Minister, has rallied Ghanaian workers to give strong support to the government in the implementation of its various...
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Second Tier Pension Scheme Must Be Investigated – TEWU

The Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU) of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) has appealed to government to investigate the why workers five percent...

Ghanaians Urged To Hold Ghana In High Esteem

Professor Emmanuel Asante, the Chairman of the National Peace Council, who made the call in Accra, on Saturday, explained that for Ghana to be...

We Will Cut Links With IMF, World Bank – Dr Ndoum

The Presidential nominee of the Progressive People's Party, Dr Papa Kwesi Ndoum, says his government will severe ties with the International Monetary Fund...
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TUC draw the curtain on 5-day workshop in Sunyani

The programme, attended by 48 participants from various workers unions under the TUC was designed to provide them with information and knowledge about trade...
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TUC says Ghana’s Unreliable Power Supply is a National shame

Mr. Kofi Asamoah, the Secretary General, said the solution, however, did not lie with the intended privatization of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG),...