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Jul 18, 2013, 14:23 ET Statement by the Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers: Offer of Binding Arbitration

OTTAWA, July 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Tim Edwards, President of the Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers (PAFSO), issued the following statement on July 18, 2013 in Ottawa: "In light of the...


Jun 19, 2013, 18:55 ET Media Advisory - Canada's Foreign Service Officers announce additional pickets in Ottawa and escalated service withdrawals

OTTAWA, June 19, 2013 /CNW/ - As part of ongoing job action to bring Treasury Board back to the negotiating table to address wage inequities, Canada's Professional Association of Foreign Service...


Jun 11, 2013, 19:33 ET Media Advisory - Foreign Service Officers announce continued pickets and more service withdrawals at key international locations in escalated, eleventh week of job action

OTTAWA, June 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Who: Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers (PAFSO), Canada's union for non-executive diplomats. What: PAFSO is announcing more pickets in its 11th week of ...


Jun 11, 2013, 19:33 ET Media Advisory - Canada's Foreign Service Officers announce continued pickets and additional service withdrawals at key international locations in eleventh week of job action

OTTAWA, June 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's Foreign Service Officers are stepping up pressure on the federal government to engage meaningfully in contract negotiations. This morning's well-attended...


Jun 06, 2013, 14:00 ET Canada's Foreign Service Officers walk off job in Ottawa and around the world

OTTAWA, June 6, 2013 /CNW/ - The Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers (PAFSO), representing Canada's 1,350 non-executive diplomats, staged a mass walk out in Ottawa today and at posts ...


May 31, 2013, 06:30 ET Foreign Service Officers rally in advance of a return to negotiations with Treasury Board Secretariat

OTTAWA, May 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Who:Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers (PAFSO),Canada's union for non-executive diplomats. What: PAFSO is holding a membership rally and picket in...


May 27, 2013, 17:44 ET Media Advisory - Canada's Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers announce immediate withdrawal of services in some locations, along with plans to return to negotiations with Treasury

OTTAWA, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Treasury Board proposed a date of June 3 for a return to negotiations with PAFSO. While appreciative of the Treasury Board's call, until the contents of the latest offer...


May 27, 2013, 17:35 ET Media Advisory - Foreign Service Officers announce removal of certain services in key locations, as well as date for return to negotiations with Treasury Board

OTTAWA, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Who: Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers (PAFSO), Canada's Foreign Service Officer union. What: PAFSO is announcing the withdrawal of services in posts...


May 21, 2013, 15:18 ET Media advisory - Canada's Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers announce immediate withdrawal of services at key international posts and at Headquarters

OTTAWA, May 21, 2013 /CNW/ - As part of ongoing efforts to bring Treasury Board back to the negotiating table, Canada's Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers (PAFSO) will withdraw...


May 16, 2013, 12:16 ET Canada's Foreign Service Officers withdraw services in Moscow

OTTAWA, May 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Tim Edwards, President of the Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers, released the following statement today: "In addition to withdrawals of service this...


Apr 23, 2013, 16:47 ET Media Advisory - Canada's Foreign Service union steps up pressure on government - PAFSO plans 'Information Picket' to bring Treasury Board back to negotiations

OTTAWA, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's Foreign Service Officers are in a legal strike position and will be increasing pressure on the government and calling for a return to negotiations immediately. ...