International Strikes (which started with gas price protests)

From Forbes, we learn, that the Spanish Truck strike has been suspended. Several truck drivers’ unions felt that the government took some measures to help, so that it was worth suspending the strike. From Reuters, we have an update on the Fisherman’s Strike. “Ministers from seven European Union countries called on Tuesday for sharply higher […]

International Truck Driver Strike (that started in Spain)

Some updates and analysis from the web: South Korea‘s ports threatened to grind to a halt Sunday as thousands of truck drivers extended their damaging strike action over soaring fuel prices, officials said. – from Interactive Investor – Various Countries: The Chronicle Herald excerpt from “Anger boils in Europe over rising fuel prices”, by SHELLEY […]

Truck Drivers’ Strikes and Slow Downs: Internationally

If you want to keep up with this situation, realize that in some countries a truck driver is more likely to be called a hauler, haulier, transporter, or lorry driver. from The Earth Times Portuguese hauliers end strike – Spanish protests continue Posted : Thu, 12 Jun 2008 08:30:01 GMT Lisbon/Madrid – Portuguese hauliers Thursday […]