BWU excited about upcoming election

The Barbados Workers Union has for the first time seen an influx of new members vying to be part of the executive council. During the union’s 76th Annual Delegates Conference, they will hold t...

August 19, 2017
Barbados News

BWU pushing back against union-busting

The Barbados Workers Union (BWU) is not standing idly by while companies trample on the rights of workers who are unionised or trying to get unionised but are being denied to do so. BWU General Sec...

August 17, 2017
Barbados News

PM: I was willing to meet union leaders

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has denied that he refused to meet with trade union leaders Tuesday, as they tried to present him with a letter outlining their concerns about the National Social Respon...

July 12, 2017
Barbados News

Prison officers have had enough

Prison officers are seeking legal redress as it relates to the 1982 amendment of the Prison Act which they say is preventing them from joining trade unions. Attorney-at-law Gregory Nicholls sa...

June 15, 2017
Barbados News