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TEAM-IFPTE Local 161 Annual Scholarship Awards Night

October 5th 2018

Congratulations to our 2018 Scholarship winners...

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More Downsizing Initiated by Bell

September 28th 2018

Yesterday, Bell announced yet another downsizing of the Manitoba workforce. On this occasion, positions covered by all three unions are to be eliminated, up to 56 jobs in total; 32 from TEAM, 15 from IBEW, and 9 from Unifor.

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TEAM Negotiations Survey Update

September 26th 2018

TEAM's negotiations survey closed on Friday. Thank you to all those who participated.

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New and Noteworthy (September 6, 2018)

  • Voluntary Departure Program and Layoff Update
  • Negotiations Survey
  • IFPTE Scholarship Winner
  • TEAM Scholarship Reminder
  • IFPTE News
  • Save the Date - TEAM AGM

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An Open Letter to IFPTE Members Commemorating Labour Day 2018

An open letter to IFPTE Members from President Paul Shearon commemorating Labour Day 2018...

IFPTE International President Paul Shearon

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TEAM-IFPTE Local 161 Annual Scholarships

TEAM-IFPTE Local 161 will award its annual scholarships to members and members’ children as follows...

Some of our past scholarship award recipients

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Just because it sounds good doesn't mean it is...

“Right-to-Work” is bad for US workers, and it would be bad for Canadian workers too…

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Enhanced VRTIP and Next Steps

Friday was the last day for employees in TEAM’s bargaining unit to submit applications to be considered for departure from Bell MTS under the June/July Enhanced Voluntary Retirement Termination Incentive Program (EVRTIP)...

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TEAM Take-a-Break United Way Fundraiser - Winning Numbers

The TEAM Take-a-Break raffle in support of United Way raised over $1,500...

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2018 Board Meeting Minutes and Reports

June 18th 2018

The minutes and reports from the June Board Meeting have been posted.

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More News

Downsizing of Manitoba Workforce Continues
IFPTE Response to Trump attack on Canada's PM
New and Noteworthy
Employment Opportunity
TEAM Questions BCE Strategy
New and Noteworthy
New and Noteworthy (April 12, 2018)
Call for Delegates to the 59th Convention of the IFPTE
New and Noteworthy (March 2, 2018)
WSN Women and Unions International Conference Call Series
...even more news.