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?
While people are on the verge of losing their homes (about which Ibrahim is doing sweet ‘FA’), Ibrahim is being chauffeured around by Majid in a nice new hi-spec rented Audi A6. But let’s be fair. It wouldn’t be right for Ibrahim to be ferried around in clapped out mini-buses (like most of the crew),… Read More Slap Of Luxury
I was called into a meeting yesterday at 3pm with Ibrahim and Majid. At this point, no-one had been paid. Everyone was very angry and upset. And deeply suspicious of ATP. I expected the meeting to last between one and two hours and for them to try to persuade me to persuade Construction and Props and… Read More No Money But Plenty Of Threats
A very irate *unpaid* crew member making as much noise as he could immediately opposite the Production Office the day before. And the day before that. Minutes earlier he had the angle grinder and a genny out. Not that it made much difference. ATP Production personnel have been noticeably absent the last week. No sign… Read More And Then There Was This…
In the midst of imminent strike action due to unpaid wages since returning after Christmas, Hamad sent out an email about parking arrangements outside the workshops now that an office tent has been set up opposite. Ibrahim has been away from the Production offices for the last week and a half (he flew back to Amman with… Read More You Shall Not Park!!!