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7 August 2015

USA: Labour board rules employer who told workers having a union could hurt its business was making a "veiled threat"

Author: Sean Higgigs, Washington Examiner (USA)

"Labor board: Employer cannot say union could hurt business" 6 Aug 2015...

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1 August 2013

Veolia transportation Israel stopped operating the Modi'in bus network

Author: Who Profits

Veolia Transportation Israel (Connex Israel) has terminated its operations of the Modi'in bus network...which serve Israeli settlements in the West Bank and run along the apartheid road 443. However, the company continues to operate regular bus...

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21 April 2010

Can air cargo carriers be forced to choose between arms and aid?

Author: Katie Nguyen, Reuters

As if getting relief supplies to conflict zones isn't hard enough, there's always a risk the air charter company you've hired is also involved in a spot of weapons smuggling…Last year, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)...

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25 December 2009

Alstom, Veolia in legal muddle

Author: Abbas Al Lawati, Gulf News

Two French transport giants Veolia and Alstom could face trial in France over their involvement in the Jerusalem Light Rail project…Campaigners against the two companies have won a major step in a legal battle in France...Alstom was unsuccessful in...

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5 December 2009

Car maker calls for release of Aung San Suu Kyi

Author: Relax News, in Independent [UK]

A major car manufacturer [Chrysler] has aired a hard-hitting advert in the United States calling for the release of Burmese pro-democracy figure Aung San Suu Kyi...Chrysler's president Oliver Francois [said] "For Chrysler, this is a chance to use our...

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26 July 2009

Secrets of CIA 'ghost flights' to be revealed

Author: Observer [UK]

Confidential documents showing the flight plans of a CIA "ghost plane" allegedly used to transfer a British resident to secret interrogation sites around the world are to be made public. The move comes after a…company accused of involvement in...

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22 April 2009
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Author: Campagne Civile Internationale pour la Protection du Peuple Palestinien

...février 2007, l’Association France Palestine Solidarité (AFPS) a fait assigner les Sociétés Veolia Transport et Alstom devant le Tribunal de Grande Instance de Nanterre afin de faire reconnaître le caractère illicite [de leur] contrat...avec le...

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21 July 2008

[DOC] Government Condemns British Aviation Company for Fueling Congo’s War

Author: Rights & Accountability in Development (RAID)

The British Government has found DAS Air, a UK-based air cargo company, in breach of the OECD Guidelines on corporate conduct for its part in transporting minerals from rebel-held areas of the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Rights...

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26 October 2007

PLO disputes Jerusalem rail plan

Author: Rory McCarthy & Angelique Chrisafis, Guardian [UK]

The Palestinians have begun legal action against two prominent French companies [Alstom, which will provide the train carriages, and Veolia Transport, the public transport operator] in an attempt to stop work on a contested light-railway project in...

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22 October 2007
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Author: Délégation générale de Palestine en France

L’Organisation de Libération de la Palestine (O.L.P.)…vient de décider d’intervenir au procès engagé contre les sociétés Alstom et Véolia Transport par l’Association France Palestine Solidarité devant le Tribunal de Grande Instance de Nanterre aux...

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