The working-class history of the Republic of Hungary
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- Hungary rail strike nears record length
- Nando Media, 7 February 2000. Hungary's
rail strike reached its seventh day Monday, nearing record
length with no agreement in sight. The three striking
unions, representing 56,000 workers, are demanding a 10.78
percent wage increase. A new collective agreement to replace
one expired at the end of last year is even more important
than wage demands.
- Hungarian Health Care Workers Stage
Demonstrations, Strikes Nationwide
- Agence France Presse, 9 December 2000. Hungarian health
care workers have staged a series of warning strikes and
demonstrations nationwide to protest “miserable”
financial conditions in the sector.
- Videoton jobs hope for IBM workforce
- By Tamás S Kiss, The Budapest Sun, 7 November
2002. Videoton announced it was in talks to utilize the
production lines at IBM Storage Products. János Papp,
director of western Hungary's industry workers'
trade union Vasas Szakszervezeti Szövetség, said there would
be an agreement regarding wages and annuities for redundant
- Workers are not asked
- Magyar Nemzet Online (MNO), 16 September
2003. The president of the Trade Union of Ironworkers of
Dunaferr claims the privatization tender made public
yesterday does not contain the basic demands of the