Let’s go back a little. WEDNESDAY 10TH FEBRUARY, 2016 Ibrahim had promised we would be paid no later than today. If we were not paid, he told Neil, you have every right to strike the next day. So we waited. And nothing happened. Instead, I got a phone call at 1pm asking me to meet Majid… Read More The Contract & Doing The Right Thing
So back to the contract. After five hours and forty-five minutes, I left Ibrahim’s room and went down to the lobby where I had spotted Ray, Kristine, Barbie and Gabor and I told them what had happened. I asked them if they would be open to signing a contract with ATP. Kristine said she would… Read More Arab Telemedia Losing Crew Their Homes?
But wait – there’s more! What a month! I’ve been back since January 10th. It is now February 9th. And, as can be seen above, none of the international crew has been paid. Ibrahim had promised the crew they’d get paid last week. That of course did not happen. They promised us we would be… Read More Four Weeks & No Wages…
This is a story I keep meaning to tell but which I keep forgetting to. Finally, here it is. A week or so ago, Neil Cromie told me the story of the $50,000 workbench. In a nutshell, despite Majid and Ibrahim having been warned repeatedly that certain equipment and materials should be available for when the… Read More The $50,000 Workbench!!!