Leaders of public sector workers have angrily attacked reports of a pay rise for teachers, police officers and other employees as a “last- gasp” attempt to curry favour with an austerity hit workforce.
Taxi drivers in Dundee are furious after the council allegedly handed out their personal details to a firm attempting to poach them.
Oil and gas workers at a plant in Aberdeenshire will be balloted over strike action, Unite has announced.
About 170 jobs are being axed at De La Rue just over a year after the firm lost the contract to print the new blue British passports.
Dundee is heading for a “summer of discontent” with public services suffering all season long – unless councillors intervene next week.
A Unite trade union leader has insisted strike action will not be cancelled – despite Dundee City Council’s suspension of a disputed contract review.
Hundreds of council workers are set to go on strike over a recent change to policy made by their local authority.
Two further strike dates have been announced at Glasgow Airport which will take the industrial action into the summer holiday period.
Workers at a Ford engine plant due to close next year with heavy job losses have voted to fight the decision, through industrial action if necessary.
NHS Tayside staff are to be balloted on industrial action in support of colleagues.
Workers at two airports have begun the first of two 12-hour strikes in a dispute over pay and pensions.
Plans to create an innovation centre on the site of Michelin’s Dundee factory have been welcomed by the Unite trade union.
Dundee City Council said it is keen to work with trade unions to avoid strike action by their members.
Unions have expressed shock at an expected announcement that car giant Ford is to close one of its UK factories with heavy job losses.
Members of the three largest trade unions in Dundee gathered outside the council last night to protest the decision not to let them speak in the chamber about industrial action that could be on the horizon.
British Steel has gone into liquidation, threatening thousands of job losses, amid revelations that it would have run out of cash by the end of the week.
The Government is being urged to nationalise British Steel if a deal cannot be reached to avoid the firm collapsing into administration.
Perth-based firm SSE is to axe 444 jobs, according to trade union Unite.
Energy giant SSE is planning to cut more than 400 jobs in its retail sector covering smart meter installation because of a lack of take-up for the devices from consumers, according to a union.
Taxi chiefs have hit out at plans to raise fares at inflation-busting rates which could see the cost of a crosstown journey rising by as much as 10%.