Tags Tags

Histadrut

News and updates about Histadrut

First time: Right-leaning coalition in national institutions

Zionist institutions include Jewish Agency, JNF, Zionist Histadrut, and Keren Hayesod.

First time: Right-leaning coalition in national institutions

The steep price of another Election Day

The day off given to workers on Election Day costs Israeli economy billions of shekels - this year, the cost is doubled by repeat elections.

The steep price of another Election Day

Tear gas for every bus driver

Histadrut, workers' committees decide to supply bus drivers with tear gas after they pass a briefing on how to use it.

Tear gas for every bus driver

Trains return to normal operations

Israel Railways warns of 'disruptions' due to difficulty finding substitute controllers.

Trains return to normal operations

New Right: 'Histadrut leader is an obvious leftist'

Histadrut chairman joins Benny Gantz's new party, New Right slams Gantz for prioritizing connections over the average citizen.

New Right: 'Histadrut leader is an obvious leftist'

'Years from now, we'll all regret the major effect this has'

Histadrut Jurist Union Chairman Yitzchak Gordon explains why they emphatically protest proposed law change.

'Years from now, we'll all regret the major effect this has'player

Jerusalem municipal strike ends

Municipal services resume in capital, following agreement to form committee to coordinate city's needs with Finance Ministry.

Jerusalem municipal strike ends

Israel strikes on Sunday

Strike includes Ben Gurion Airport, government offices, and municipalities, but excludes special education schools, public transportation.

Israel strikes on Sunday

Histadrut calls strike over Teva cuts

Histadrut to hold nationwide strike on Sunday following reports that troubled drug giant will cut thousands of jobs.

Histadrut calls strike over Teva cuts

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.

Strike planned at Ben Gurion Airport cancelled

Agreement reached on disabled persons' allowances

Following marathon negotiations, state and disabled person agree on plan to increase allowances.

Agreement reached on disabled persons' allowances

In Histadrut elections, current leader beats Labor PM-wannabe

Final vote shows current leader Avi Nissenkorn with 62% vote, Labor MK Shelly Yachimovich with 38%.

In Histadrut elections, current leader beats Labor PM-wannabe

'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.'

'Preparations for Trump's visit being neglected'

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.

Histadrut may declare country-wide strike on Tuesday

Communications agreement sparks work dispute

New work dispute includes all public sector employees.

Communications agreement sparks work dispute

Work week to be shortened

Histadrut and employers reach agreement to reduce work week by one hour each week, allow employees to take off some Sundays.

Work week to be shortened

Shas supports Yachimovich as head of the Histadrut labor union

Shas signs agreement with former Labor party head to support her for head of Histadrut, add Shas delegates to her faction list.

Shas supports Yachimovich as head of the Histadrut labor union

Was a deal made between Yechimovich and Cabel?

Knesset members deny reports and recordings of agreement that she run for Histadrut in exchange for supporting his Labor Party leadership.

Was a deal made between Yechimovich and Cabel?

Crane operators to strike Thursday

Crane operators will cease all activity Thursday to protest lack of employment benefits and rights and the safety hazards in their work.

Crane operators to strike Thursday

Bus strike affects Egged lines in Jerusalem area

Egged drivers in Jerusalem area strike for 24 hours

Bus strike affects Egged lines in Jerusalem area

Bezeq workers open work dispute

Bezeq workers protest Economics Committee decision, open work dispute.

Bezeq workers open work dispute

El Al management and pilots reach understandings

El Al pilots to receive pay raise and the company will cease chartering planes, as part of agreement to end recent crisis.

El Al management and pilots reach understandings

Public transportation strike after Yom Kippur?

Bus strike in offing as Histadrut declares labor dispute after government refuses to renew subsidies.

Strike to shut down public transportation after Yom Kippur?

Hundreds participate in May Day

Histadrut Chairman on Workers' Day: 'We will continue to bring genuine social change for Israel.'

Hundreds participate in May Day

Egged strike averted at the last moment

Histadrut and Egged management agree that drivers' wages will increase, thus averting a strike.

Egged strike averted at the last moment following marathon talks

Histadrut threatens Jerusalem Council over layoffs

In response to recent layoffs caused by lack of funding, Histadrut to open official grievance against the city, allowing for general strike.

Histadrut threatens Jerusalem Council over layoffs

General strike averted after agreement reached

Finance Ministry and Histadrut reach an agreement on disputed issues, preventing a general strike that was to start at 6:00 a.m.

General strike averted after agreement reached

Watch: Labor Federation plans general strike

From today's edition of ILTV. The Histadrut is planning a general strike starting Wednesday.

Watch: Israel Labor Federation plans general strikeplayer

Ben Gurion to shut down tomorrow as strike begins

Nationwide public sector strike could spoil travel plans for thousands of Christian pilgrims heading to the Holy Land for Christmas.

Ben Gurion to shut down tomorrow as nationwide strike begins

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’

Nation-wide public sector strike to begin Wednesday morning

Union: 'Mother of all strikes' to raise wages

Half of Israelis don't even earn enough to require them to pay taxes - and that has to change, says the Histadrut.

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

Layoffs Off Table for Broadcasting Authority

Deal reached between Communications Ministry and Histadrut on law which would have seen the dismissal of hundreds of IBA employees.

Strikes Suspended in Broadcasting Authority Deal

Flights in Disarray Amid Airport Strike

Labor Court commutes strike to half hour, though many flights already pushed forward or delayed on one of Ben Gurion's busiest days.

Flights in Disarray Amid Ben Gurion Airport Strike

Jerusalem Light Rail on Strike

Employees, Histadrut accuse Light Rail management of 'bullying tactics'; Egged to increase bus service for the strike's duration.

Jerusalem Light Rail on Strike

Port Strike: 'Israel Loses By the Hour'

Port workers in Haifa and Ashdod will continue strike on Thursday despite court order to return to work.

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

Histadrut Chairman Demands Unity Government

Head of Israel's workers' union argues unity government is only way to deal with challenges facing and division within Jewish state.

Histadrut Chairman Demands Unity Government

Minimum Wage to Be Raised to 5,300 Shekel

Fourth stage of gradual minimum wage raise program announced Monday, will take effect in 2017.

Minimum Wage to Be Raised to 5,300 Shekel

Over 2,000 Protest Mass Lay-offs in Be'er Sheva

Factory workers and residents block central streets in protest of ICL firing hundreds of workers, shutting down city services.

Over 2,000 Bring Be'er Sheva to a Halt Protesting Mass Lay-offsplayer

Arad: Mass Protest on Lack of Employment in South

Hundreds of factory and municipal workers take to the central square bringing southern city to standstill over work shortages.

Massive Protest in Arad over Lack of Employment in South

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.

Egged to Strike Monday