Government To Address Tribunal Delays

Julie Carrington Top Stories

Government is committed to resolving the administrative issues that are affecting the smooth functioning of the Employment Rights Tribunal (ERT) and to eliminating the backlog of cases which has been a source of frustration for some members of the public. Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development, Senator Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo gave this undertaking recently during an …

PM Wants Unions & NCC To Start Negotiations

Sharon Austin Top Stories

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is “very pleased” that the Employment Rights Tribunal has rendered its decision in the matter involving the retrenched employees of the National Conservation Commission (NCC). And, Mr. Stuart has expressed the hope that the negotiations between the unions and the NCC would start with haste so that the affected workers could get their just entitlements and …

Labour Ministry Studying Tribunal Judgement

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

The Ministry of Labour having received the judgement of the Employment Rights Tribunal in the matters of the National Conservation Commission versus the National Union of Public Workers and the Barbados Workers’ Union respectively, is currently studying the judgement. This was revealed today by Acting Labour Minister, Senator Harcourt Husbands who noted that the Ministry was studying it and would …