Direct government

October 9, 2013

Minister willing to listen to expertise of public service workers.

September 17, 2013

“I believe when our members have an opportunity to see the total package they will be prepared to accept the agreement." - Carol Furlong, NAPE President.

September 11, 2013
"Based on discussions we have had with the Minister of Finance we are optimistic we can make significant progress.” - Carol Furlong, NAPE President.

August 2, 2013

Government must include way for public service workers to provide input into review process.

July 30, 2013

Members of the Nova Scotia Government & General Employees Union (NSGEU/NUPGE) working for the Nova Scotia government ratified their tentative agreement on July 29 by 93.8 per cent.

Negotiated collective agreement provides improvements over three years

The tentative agreement was reached  on July 9.

July 24, 2013

"On behalf of our members across the country, we extend our condolences his family, colleagues and the entire NAPE community." — James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

July 21, 2013

Court decision provides significant improvements to the working conditions, wages and benefits for casual workers employed by the provincial government.

July 15, 2013

BCGEU/NUPGE members will be voting on tentative agreement in the coming days.

July 11, 2013

The tentative agreement will now go to the membership for a mail-in vote. The union expects to count the vote on July 29.

July 10, 2013

If Negotiating Council recommends acceptance, votes could be counted by the end of July.