Teacher's strike cancelled

Tel Aviv District Labor Court rules teachers cannot strike tomorrow over sick day rules when issue was only just raised.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2017, 9:29 PM

School's out: Teachers declare strike

Teachers union calls for strike Wednesday at kindergartens, elementary schools, and middle schools across Israel.Ido Ben Porat, 12/25/2017, 10:45 AM

Hundreds of Teva workers barricade themselves in factory

Workers gather in factory, after demonstrating throughout J'lem, over pharmaceutical giant's plan to fire 1,700 employees.Mordechai Sones, 12/17/2017, 2:34 PM

Israel grinds to a halt in strike over Teva layoffs

Large part of Israeli services to grind to a halt as general strike aims at stopping pharmaceutical giant Teva from firing 1,700 workers.Tzvi Lev, 12/17/2017, 8:19 AM

This is what the strike at Ben Gurion Airport will look like

Sunday's strike affects international and domestic flights schedules, as well as border crossings. Three flights are canceled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2017, 6:14 PM

Histadrut calls strike over Teva cuts

Histadrut to hold nationwide strike on Sunday following reports that troubled drug giant will cut thousands of jobs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2017, 4:12 AM

Strike planned at Ben Gurion Airport cancelled

Massive potential strike at Ben Gurion Airport averted after Finance Ministry promises to listen to demands of airport workers.Tzvi Lev, 11/30/2017, 9:31 PM

Teachers' strike in Israeli high schools

Teachers' union claims 'procrastination' in negotiations with the Ministry of Finance over wage agreement in post-elementary education.Orli Harari, 11/12/2017, 7:50 AM

Teachers to strike on Sunday

High school, teachers strike in protest of low wages, foot-dragging.Ido Ben Porat, 11/10/2017, 3:00 PM

Delays worsen at Ben Gurion Airport

Temporary workers fail to show up at Ben Gurion Airport after receiving notice about upcoming dismissal.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 10/16/2017, 9:43 AM

Watch: Passengers angry over Ben Gurion Airport strike

Workers' union at Ben Gurion Airport launches surprise strike, refuse to unload luggage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2017, 6:25 AM

'It is forbidden for doctors to go on strike'

Rabbi Eliyahu on child cancer department crisis at Hadassah: 'Jewish law says that a doctor who refuses to give treatment spills blood.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2017, 11:00 AM

Israeli Arabs strike over death of protester in attack on police

Arab towns in the Galilee declare a strike over death of protester during anti-police riot. Police say rioter was killed in self-defense.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 6/7/2017, 8:42 PM

'Preparations for Trump's visit being neglected'

FM employees make good on threat and initiate sanctions, despite agreements reached regarding salaries. 'We want to see a signed document.'Mordechai Sones, 5/11/2017, 1:39 PM

Histadrut may declare country-wide strike on Tuesday

Histadrut to declare country-wide public sector strike if solution to communications crisis not found by Tuesday.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 4/23/2017, 10:38 AM

Israeli courts threaten to shut down judicial system

Judges threaten first strike in history of Israeli court system, demand greater retirement benefits at taxpayers' expense.David Rosenberg, 3/29/2017, 9:47 AM

Bnei Brak preschool teachers try to strike, court intervenes

Bnei Brak rabbinical court orders preschool teachers not to strike, municipality slams preschool teachers for opening work debate.Ben Shaul, 3/20/2017, 9:01 AM

Egged to strike on Tuesday

Histadrut chairman warns of nation-wide Egged strike on Tuesday, unless ministers decide to 'right the wrongs.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2017, 7:20 AM

Channel 1 employees stop the broadcasts

Channel 1 employees begin partial strike in protest against the closing of the Israel Broadcasting Authority next month,Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2017, 9:42 PM

‘Women’s Strike’ platform demands ‘decolonization of Palestine’

Feminist strike platform inserts non-women's issue - 'Palestine' - into agenda.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 3/9/2017, 7:32 AM

Jerusalem strike suspended

PM speaks with Jerusalem mayor requesting he end strike. Barkat agrees to request, orders cessation of sanctions in city.Uzi Baruch, 1/31/2017, 7:36 PM

'Jerusalem residents are captives in a childish battle'

Yesh Atid MK calls on J'lem Mayor and Finance Minister to settle disagreements as municipal strike continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2017, 2:38 PM

'Find a solution and end the Jerusalem strike now'

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri intervenes in effort to end ongoing Jerusalem strike that has shut down garbage removal, closed kindergartens.Nitsan Keidar, 1/31/2017, 9:56 AM

Jerusalem kindergartens shut down as strike expands

The Jerusalem Municipality has announced that kindergartens will not function today, as battle against Finance Ministry continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2017, 8:20 AM

Jerusalem strike against Treasury widens

Municipality to continue strike over refusal of Treasury to provide allocated funds needed to run the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2017, 9:43 PM

Teachers Union to stage warning strike

School begins tomorrow at 11 to protest non-payment of full salaries to thousands of workers. Special education institutions not affected.Mordechai Sones, 1/2/2017, 7:30 PM

Localities in Israel to strike as of 6:00 a.m.

Municipal services in localities across Israel to be shut down as of 6:00 a.m. Wednesday morning.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2016, 3:43 AM

Egged bus drivers threaten to 'shut down the country'

'If the government doesn't deliver subsidies by next week,' demonstrators warn, 'we will shut the country down.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2016, 1:27 PM

Day care centers strike averted

Day care center administrators decide on strike but after meetings with Welfare Ministry officials, strike is averted.Orly Harari, 9/12/2016, 5:10 PM

"Doctors' strike - illegitimate"

Rabbi Ido Rachnitz questions the religious legitimacy of the ongoing doctors' strike.Hezki Baruch, 8/11/2016, 11:16 PM

Doctors to begin strike on Thursday morning

Hospitals to operate on Shabbat schedule after negotiations to avert strike fail.Elad Benari, 8/11/2016, 3:55 AM

Surprise strike hits Israel's courts

Employees of the judicial system announce a strike affecting courts across the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 12:42 PM

Driving testers' strike comes to an end

Jerusalem labor court temporarily bars privatization plans in Transportation Ministry, orders testers back to work.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2016, 3:50 PM

Driving instructors block Tel Aviv-Jerusalem highway

As the nation's driving testers remain on strike for two months, instructors are fighting back with a unique road closure.David Rosenberg, 5/19/2016, 2:55 PM

Driving test strike: 30 thousand tests cancelled

According to the Ministry of Transportation, 29,400 driving test have been cancelled as a result of the driving testers' strike.Shoshana Miskin, 4/17/2016, 7:32 PM

Teacher's Union to strike until 10 a.m. Wednesday

In junior high as well as high schools, teachers who are part of the teacher's union will strike due to unfulfilled promises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2016, 9:02 AM

Egged strike averted at the last moment following marathon talks

Histadrut and Egged management agree that drivers' wages will increase, thus averting a strike.Ido Ben Porat, 1/18/2016, 1:45 AM

Ben Gurion to shut down tomorrow as nationwide strike begins

Nationwide public sector strike could spoil travel plans for thousands of Christian pilgrims heading to the Holy Land for Christmas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2015, 6:14 PM

Nation-wide public sector strike to begin Wednesday morning

Chairman of the Histadrut labor union declares a strike which will include ‘millions of employees who struggle to make ends meet’Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2015, 1:57 PM

‘Superbus’ on strike Thursday

All normal operating lines will be halted Thursday from 4 a.m. to midnight affecting both Emerkim and Jerusalem routes.Shoshana Miskin, 12/17/2015, 8:20 AM

Union: 'Mother of all strikes' to raise wages for Israelis

Half of Israelis don't even earn enough to require them to pay taxes - and that has to change, says the Histadrut.Hezki Baruch, 12/13/2015, 5:53 PM

Campaign to Keep Arab Pro-Terror Stores Closed

Arab citizens of Israel declare strike to protest in support of terror; in response, 'shaming' campaign calls to share photos of the stores.Reut Hadar, 10/13/2015, 8:01 AM

Jerusalem Threatens School Shutdown

Municipality and teachers' organizations warn they need budget for full-day security - or else they won't hold classes starting Thursday.Ari Yashar, 10/6/2015, 9:45 PM

Jerusalem Light Rail on Strike

Employees, Histadrut accuse Light Rail management of 'bullying tactics'; Egged to increase bus service for the strike's duration.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 8/2/2015, 10:09 AM

Port Strike: 'Israel Loses By the Hour,' Says Official

Port workers in Haifa and Ashdod will continue strike on Thursday despite court order to return to work.Moshe Cohen, 5/28/2015, 8:35 AM

Massive Protest in Arad over Lack of Employment in South

Hundreds of factory and municipal workers take to the central square bringing southern city to standstill over work shortages.Oranit Etzer, Ari Yashar, 2/23/2015, 10:46 AM

Could Gas Price Jump Two Weeks Before Election Affect Results?

After four straight months of falling gasoline prices, the party appears to be over for Israeli drivers. Will it affect how they vote?Moshe Cohen, 2/22/2015, 8:09 PM

Egged to Strike Monday

Commuters who travel by bus in much of Israel will have to find another way to get around Monday, as Egged goes on strike for a day.Moshe Cohen, 1/25/2015, 9:49 AM

Israel's Second Largest Bus Company on Strike

Tens of thousands of Israelis were without rides Thursday, as over 1,800 drivers for the Kavim bus company went on strike.Yaakov Levi, 12/18/2014, 9:54 AM

'Angel' May Strike; Bread Supply Could Dry Up

Bread could be in short supply in Israel within a few weeks, as the Histadrut took the first step to declaring a strike at Angel BakeriesMoshe Cohen , 11/30/2014, 8:43 PM

Arab Sector Strikes, Blame Aharonovich for Shooting Israeli Arab

'Solidarity strike' for eliminated terrorist in Arab sector; Arabs - like Jews - blame Aharonovich for security spiraling out of control.Tova Dvorin, 11/9/2014, 1:16 PM

Unions Warn of Strike Against State Companies

Histadrut announced industrial disputes with 11 government companies, in response to a Monday announcement on privatization.Arutz Sheva, 10/7/2014, 11:04 PM

Ben Gurion Workers May Go on Strike Again

Workers at Ben Gurion Airport are gearing up for another strike, fearing they will be on the hook for a huge royalty payment.Yaakov Levi, 10/5/2014, 4:05 PM

Court Staff to Strike Tuesday, in Solidarity with Postal Workers

Legal services to stop in law offices, as well as some mail service, to push fledgling postal workers' strike toward a compromise.Tova Dvorin, 9/29/2014, 9:07 PM

Expect Long Delays: Ben Gurion Goes on Strike

Airports Authority workers decided that Thursday morning is the right time for a wildcat strike.Moshe Cohen, 9/18/2014, 10:23 AM

Ben Gurion Airport to Strike for Three Hours Thursday

Move in solidarity with postal workers' strike could damage the Israeli economy, leave travelers stranded.Tova Dvorin, 9/17/2014, 6:50 PM

Gush Etzion Head: We Deserve Mail As Much as Tel Aviv

Gush Etzion residents are not second-class citizens, said Davidi Perl - and a mail strike causing them suffering must be resolved.Moshe Cohen, 9/14/2014, 5:46 PM