Pension Reform: Protesters blocking the Frontignan oil depot have been dislodged

Pension Reform: Protesters Blocking the Frontignan Oil Depot have been Dislodged

STRIKE ACTION:The blockade, led by the CGT and “yellow vests”, lasted about ten hours The police have dislodged this Monday morning, shortly before 8am, the protesters who blocked access to the oil depot of Frontignan, near Sete, Herault. On the night of Sunday to Monday, members of the CGT Cheminots, supported by “yellow vests”, set up […]

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A new day of distruption at SNCF with Strike action

SNCF: New Day of Disruption on the First Day of the Holidays

This Saturday 19th October 2019, the SNCF traffic will be substantially the same as the day before, while continues the surprise strike of drivers and train controllers. As the day before, the SNCF traffic will remain very disturbed this Saturday 19th October 2019.  On the first day of the school holidays, management and unions have not found a […]

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Pension reform: after FO, the CGT in the street

Pension Reform: After FO, the CGT in the Streets

After the liberal professions or the RATP, the CGT calls to protest this Tuesday 24th September 2019, against the pension reform. Disturbances are expected at SNCF. After lawyers, doctors, pilots, nurses, the RATP or Force Ouvrière (FO), it is the turn of the CGT to march Tuesday 24th September 2019 throughout France against the future pension reform, for which the government takes now […]

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Protesters in black and hooded watered by water cannons during clashes with the police on May 1st, 2019 in Paris.

May 1st: 164,500 Demonstrators in France, Hundreds of Arrests

This Wednesday, May 1st, 2019, thousands of people walked in the streets of France. If the atmosphere was good in the region, the situation was much more tense in Paris. Thousands of people, trade union activists or Yellow Vests, demonstrated throughout France Wednesday, May 1st, in a generally good-natured atmosphere in the region but more tense in […]

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May 1st protests, tense situation in Paris

May 1st: Tense Situation in Paris between Black blocs and Police

While thousands of people demonstrate throughout France on the occasion of Labour Day, May 1st,  scenes of violence were observed in the capital. Thousands of people demonstrate throughout France Wednesday, May 1st, 2019. In Paris , the atmosphere is very tense and clashes between “black blocs” and police took place in Paris. A situation that contrasts with the good-natured atmosphere in the […]

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The unions have called for strike action this Tuesday

Strike: Between “Yellow Vests” and Big Debate, CGT and FO Want to Make their Voices Heard

CGT and FO are on strike, trying to voice this Tuesday 19th March, 2019 their claims on purchasing power. Disturbances are to be expected in the public and the private sector. CGT and FO , who boycotted the big debate, will try to make their claims on purchasing power heard on Tuesday during a day of action […]

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A National Strike is organised for the 5th February

February 5th Strike: Events, Disruption in Schools and Transport … What to Expect on Tuesday?

A national strike, launched by the CGT, is organised this Tuesday 5th February, throughout France. While it is difficult for the moment to estimate the extent of the mobilization, yellow vests should join the movement. The strike will have an impact on the public service and in particular the schools and canteens, the RATP, the SNCF … […]

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The CGT union is calling to join the Yellow Vests demonstration on Saturday, January 19, 2019, in Le Havre and Rouen (Seine-Maritime), in anticipation of a call to strike on February 5, 2019.

For Act X, The CGT will Parade “Alongside Yellow Vests” in Rouen and Le Havre

The CGT of Seine-Maritime calls to join the Yellow Vests Saturday 19th January, 2019, “to force the government and the employers to respond to the social emergency.” The departmental union Seine-Maritime CGT calls to “demonstrate alongside Yellow Vests, and this from Saturday, January 19”, in a statement released Friday, January 18, 2019. The union was not convinced by […]

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SNCF strike: Traffic disrupted in the Center-Val de Loire

SNCF: A Strike Against Job Cuts, Disrupts Traffic in the Center-Val de Loire

CONTESTATION: The unions protest against the abolition of counter positions at the train station of Tours, but also posts called “stopover” which give the signal of departure of a train … After a call to strike , launched by unions to protest against job cuts, traffic is disrupted in the Center-Loire Valley , said SNCF , Wednesday morning. About twenty trains, including a […]

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The last day of the strike at the SNCF

Last Episode of the Strike at the SNCF, But it’s Not Over for SUD and CGT

SUD and the CGT are calling on railway workers to strike on the 6th and 7th July, at the start of the school holidays, as the current strike action comes to an end. The CGT Cheminots and SUD-Rail call the rail workers to strike on the 6th and 7th July, at the beginning of the school holidays, while the CFDT […]

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