Category: Strikes

TEHRAN — Across Iran’s heartland, from the sweltering heat of its southern cities to the bustling capital, protesters have taken to the streets with increasing intensity in recent months, much to the satisfaction of the Trump administration, which is hoping…

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LONDON — Ryanair cabin crews in several European countries went on strike on Wednesday, the start of a planned two days of industrial action that has forced the low-cost carrier to cancel hundreds of flights, affecting around 50,000 passengers. The…

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Nurses in New Zealand plan to strike for 24 hours on Thursday over pay and working conditions, with hundreds of surgeries and medical appointments canceled, in the latest challenge for the center-left government over workers’ pay.…

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The proposed tax and price increases are the latest in a series of austerity measures Jordan has imposed since 2016, when it received a $723 million, three-year line of credit from the I.M.F. The fund says the sacrifices will lower…

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