Leif Sande, chairman of The Arthur Svensson International Prize for Trade Union Rights congratulates the Tunisian trade union confederation, the Tunisian General Labour Union (UGTT), with the Nobel Peace Prize 2015, which UGTT was awarded together with three other organizations; the Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (UTICA), the Tunisian Human Rights League (LTDH), and the Tunisian Order of Lawyers.
Union representative Fraser Knox from Industri Energi is denied onboard Prosafe`s new rig, Safe Boreas. Justification from the company is that the crew is busy.
Prosafe 5-year contract with Statoil for “Safe Scandinavia” as a support vessel on Oseberg East.
Industri Energi with notice of political action for all members against the government's proposed changes to the Working Environment Act at January 28 from 14:00 to 16.00 hours.