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Next Week Expect The Start of a “Hot” National Strike

The protests this morning by students and municipal workers is only a prelude to what is expected to come our way next week, warns Albino Vargas, head of one the most powerful public worker's unions. Vargas Tweeted the protest in front of the Ministerio de...

Unions up the pressure on the president

Iin the caricature we see Albino Vargas, head of one of the most powerful public sector unions, the ANEP, raising the heat on the 'pressure cooker' that is Costa Rica as President Carlos Alvarado tries to calm it.  

Albino Vargas warns of more social upheaval!

"If anyone believes, with all due respect, that the social upheaval will dissipate, they would be wrong", affirmed this Wednesday the general secretary of the public worker's union, the Asociación Nacional de Empleados Públicos (ANEP), Albino Vargas. "It is taking a big step, an opening....

OPINION: Serious Presidential Mistake

Rico's TICO BULL - I have to agree with the editorial in La Nacion today, Wednesday, July 3, 2019, that the decision by President Carlos Alvarado to dismiss Minister Edgar Mora is a serious error. The error is not in the president making a change...

The Traditional May 1 March of the Unions in San Jose

The streets of downtown San Jose were filled Wednesday with the traditional May 1 march of the unions, as members of the most important worker's unions in the country took Avenida Segunda to express their opposition to economic and employment policies of the Government...

Albino Vargas: ‘There are people calling for a coup d’état and an armed struggle’

During an appearance before the Comisión sobre Huelgas del Congreso (Legislative Commission on Strikes), the secretary-general of the of the strongest public workers unions the ANEP, Albino Vargas, affirmed that the reason the recent national strike last 89 days is the same that motivates...

Costa Rica National Strike Testing New President

Thousands of Costa Ricans today enter their seventh day of protests against the proposed plan fiscal (tax reform), maintaining firm on the call from the public sector labor unions to maintain a national strike. The protests have interrupted mains roads that affected the carrying of...

Albino Vargas: The Face Behind The National Strike

A leave without pay granted to Albino Vargas on January 15, 1990, has allowed this public employee to remain in his career as general secretary of the Asociación Nacional de Empleados Públicos (ANEP) - National Association of Public Employees - without the possibility of...

Unions Say General Strike Making an Impact As National Strike Heads Into Day 3

Costa Rica's labor unions said its second day of the national strike is having an effect against a proposed Plan Fiscal (Tax Reform). On Tuesday, the head of the ANEP, one of the largest public sector unions, Albino Vargas said they were satisfied with the...

Trade Unions Hold General Strike Against Government

The honeymoon is over as President Carlos Alvarado faces his first general strike, less than two months in office, led by country's largest and strongest unions trade unions, the Asociación Nacional de Educadores (ANDE) - National Association of Educators and the Asociación Nacional de...

This Only The Beginning of “Street Democracy”, Says Union Leader

  (qCOSTARICA) - Workers belonging to two of the country's largest public sector unions, the Frente Interno de Trabajadores del Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (FIT) and the Asociación Nacional de Empleados Públicos y Privados (ANEP), took to the streets on Monday, demanding a stop to...


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