labor dispute


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The labor dispute forced YPF, a unit of Spain's Repsol, to halt operations at several sites in the Patagonian provinces of Chubut and Santa Cruz, putting fuel supplies at risk in the South American country.
CINCINNATI -- Despite a modest improvement in sales trends, the effects of the southern California labor dispute hammered Kroger Co.'s net earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2004.
Fiscal 2003 earnings were affected by $392.5 million in pretax costs booked against gross margins and operating, general and administrative (OG&A) expenses stemming from the labor dispute in southern California and a work stoppage at Kroger stores in West Virginia that ended in mid-December 2003; a $62.6 million charge to resolve disputes related to energy supply arrangements with Dynegy Inc.; a $4.1 million item connected with excess energy purchase commitments; and $9.4 million in estimated expenses connected with the August 2003 power blackout that occurred in Michigan and Ohio.
AP -- The AFL-CIO is threatening a boycott against Coors beer over a labor dispute at a Michigan packaging-materials plant in which the Coors family owns a controlling interest.
But the aftereffects of the labor dispute industrial products and material are still disrupting the flow of the goods.
Just what does a strike cost each side in a labor dispute? Plenty.
"The fight is more than a labor dispute," says Lane.
Marie's economy caused by the Algoma labor dispute is also affecting the overall sales of electricity.
Tribune News Network Doha The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs (MADLSA) will receive complaints related to labor dispute at its four allocated locations.
Effective immediately, the Israeli Embassy in Manila will no longer issue visas or provide any consular services until further notice due the ongoing labor dispute between Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Finance.
Air-traffic controllers and the Federal Aviation Administration could not reach an agreement after months of talking in the long-running labor dispute. According to a Kansas City Star editorial, Congress was right to stay out of the matter.
(NUMMI) will stop all factory operations from midnight Wednesday due to a labor dispute that has shut down West Coast ports, NUMMI officials said Wednesday.