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collective bargaining

A negotiation between an employer and employee representatives, e.g., between a health care facility and one of its employee unions.
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She noted that this collective agreement represents a good legal framework, but it is necessary to find systemic solutions and implement measures to relieve the burden from the economy.
The President of the Confederation of Employers, Mile Boskov, says that a great part of the business community is unsatisfied and demands that this mistake in the collective agreement be amended.
The terms of eligibility to the benefit differs from one collective agreement to another.
Ming Pao staff reached a first collective agreement in 2012 but only after an eight-week strike and the intervention of the Ontario Labour Relations Board, which imposed a union contract after negotiations failed.
Changes to the previous collective agreement also include an adjustment of the Service Allowance from 120 hours to 144 hours per annum.
"Two readings were completed in Parliament in order to remove an important clause from the Collective Agreements Act.
Air Canada on Friday said that it has received confirmation from the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) union Local 2002 that it's flight operations crew schedulers have ratified a new collective agreement.
But council officers are still hoping further talks will lead to a collective agreement by September.
The three year collective agreement on the wages of estate workers expired on March 31, the unions and the Employers' Federation of Ceylon will sign the collective agreement following the first round of discussions.
Bezeq The Israel Telecommunications Corp Limited (TASE:BEZQ), an Israeli telecommunications provider, today announced that its board of directors has approved an amendment to the special collective agreement dated 5 December 2006.
10 December 2010 - Finnish flag carrier Finnair Oyj (HEL: FIA1S) said late on Thursday that the strike of its cabin crew ended upon acceptance of a settlement proposal regarding the collective agreement.
Kumtor Operating Company has reported that last night, October 10, following a new round of talks between Management and the Union, the Kumtor mine resumed normal operations.As the result of the talks, the Company's administration and Union have agreed on the ultimate terms of the Collective Agreement and a 20%-50% pay rise for various level and category employees.

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