Thousands of Iran energy workers to be sacked, replaced, says official

Iran witnessed several waves of strikes by teachers and bus drivers in 2022 who protested low wages and high living costs. Four thousand Iranian petrochemical workers on strike over pay and conditions in an energy-producing region of the country’s south will be sacked and replaced, state media reported. […]

Oil Workers on Strike Across Iran

Workers in Iran’s oil industry are continuing a strike over inadequate wage growth in several cities across the country, according to reports and videos sent to VOA. Following the increase in the inflation rate in Iran and the large gap between household income and expenses, various unions and […]