• BITU Hosts Heinz Simonitsch School students

    Recently, the Bustamante Industrial Trade Union had the privilege of hosting several students from the school, who were chaperoned by their Principal Mrs. Bert and supporting staff.

  • BITU wants to prepare its members for the “new world of work”.

    PRESIDENT of the Bustamante Industrial Trade Union (BITU), Senator Kavan Gayle, says his union has no option but to prepare its members for the challenges and opportunities associated with an emerging “new world of work”.

  • BITU serves Strike Notice on UDC

    Mr. Thomas says the real flare-up came as a result of what he describes as an inflexible “take-it-or-leave-it” posture taken by the UDC at a meeting on August 9.


    Mr. Thomas however elaborated that “We must remind the GM that, despite our mutual commitment to the economic and social development of the country, we cannot lose sight of the human resources element and the need to ensure that those who are currently employed in the developmental projects, as well as those who are employed by lead agencies, such as the UDC, in St. Ann, are considered in the projections”.

  • Industrial Action looming at EL GRECO HOTEL

    BITU, Workers react angrily to dismissal of Senior Delegate….

  • No resolution yet to BITU-BOJ dispute

    The dispute is in relation to alleged anomalies in the compensation structure at the Bank of Jamaica.

  • Labour Ministry intervenes in dispute at BOJ

    A statement from the Ministry says the meeting has been called to deal with a 72-hour Notice of Industrial Action, issued by the BITU