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Port of Monfalcone increases staff recruitment

Monfalcone, Italy (PortSEurope) December 23, 2022 – The North Adriatic Port of Monfalcone is recruiting new staff with 50 new workers sought. The process...

Port of Livorno, trade unions reach agreement

Livorno, Italy (PortSEurope) October 6, 2022 – The Port of Livorno and trade unions have reached an agreement to end a 10-day labour strike which has...

Port of Bilbao signs stevedore agreement

Bilbao, Spain (PortSEurope) September 23, 2022 – The Port of Bilbao has signed a stevedore collective agreement with the relevant companies and trade...

Worker strikes start at ports of Livorno, Piombino & Elba

Livorno, Italy (PortSEurope) September 12, 2022 – Worker strikes have started at the ports of Livorno, Piombino & Elba following the collapse of...

Friuli Venezia Giulia to challenge Wartsila Trieste plant closure in court

Trieste, Italy (PortSEurope) September 5, 2022 – Regione Friuli Venezia Giulia is to challenge the plant closure planned by Wärtsilä. In July, the...

Wärtsilä to stop engine manufacturing in Trieste

Trieste, Italy (PortSEurope) July 26, 2022 – The Finnish company Wärtsilä will stop manufacturing 4-stroke engines in Trieste. It will centralize...

Piraeus Port Authority signs new agreement with the Union of Supervisors & Foremen

Piraeus, Greece (PortSEurope) June 27, 2022 – Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) has signed a new three year Collective Labour Agreement with the Union of...

New Collective Bargaining Agreement signed in Port of Piraeus

Piraeus, Greece (PortSEurope) June 1, 2022 – A new Collective Bargaining Agreement has been signed between Piraeus Container Terminal (PCT) and the...

Port work agency formed in Port of Cagliari

Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy (PortSEurope) May 17, 2022 – A new port work agency has been formed in Port of Cagliari. KALPOR.T. srl is officially...

Libya’s port of Marsa el-Brega under force majeure

Tripoli, Libya (PortSEurope) April 20, 2022 – Libya’s state-owned National Oil Corporation (NOC) has said it will implement force majeure...

Thessaloniki Port Authority (ThPA) announces the successful completion of the Collective Labor Agreement

Thessaloniki Port Authority (ThPA) has announced the successful completion of the constructive dialogue with the Federation of Greek Port Employees (OMYLE) and...

New agreement between Malta Freeport Terminals and Malta Dockers Union to provide stability

Malta Freeport Terminals and the Malta Dockers Union have just signed an 11-year agreement that will provide stability for licensed port workers as well as for...

Container terminals of the Port of Valencia resume their ordinary activity March 31

This announcement is part of the Contingency Plan prepared by the Guarantee Mark that was established last week to alleviate the effects generated by the storm...

Port of Valencia establishes contingency plan to help ease congestion

València, Spain (PortSEurope) March 28, 2022 – The Port Authority of Valencia (APV) has established a contingency plan to help ease congestion at the...

Port of Bilbao reduces growth forecast

Bilbao, Spain (PortSEurope) March 22, 2022 – The Port of Bilbao has reduced its growth forecast for 2022 from 7.4% to around 2%. The reasons are twofold....

Port of Algeciras faces a third day of the strike of road freight carriers without pickets and without trucks

Algeciras, Spain (PortSEurope) March 16, 2022 – The Port of Algeciras faces the third day of the strike of road trucks – without pickets and...

Adriatic Gate Container Terminal reports on growth and increased employment

Rijeka, Croatia (PortSEurope) March 15, 2022 – Adriatic Gate Container Terminal (AGCT) has reported strong growth in the first two months of 2022 and...