Striking hospital workers demanding a complete border shutdown because of the coronavirus outbreak have voted to end their action and return to work.
A cross-section of Belgium's workforce are out on the streets. They are calling for a 1,500 euro per month pension, a 2,300 euro minimum salary for public sector workers. and to reduce the retirement age back down to 65 from 67.
Saturday's concert comes after six weeks of labour strikes and nationwide protests against government plans to overhaul France's pension system.
The biggest union for Paris metro workers said on Saturday it would pause striking in order to "recharge" and "re-orient" the movement.
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said he would make "concrete proposals" on Saturday to end the deadlock with unions over the pension reform.
On the 26th day of the SNCF and RATP strike, passengers at Gare Saint-Lazare are adapting to the transport problems which have become a daily occurrence.
Americans are increasingly striking and protesting for economic improvements, with support for unions reaching its highest level in decades.
A nationwide strike brought France to a near standstill. While more than 50 world leaders have gathered for the Climate Change conference in Madrid (COP25). The event was moved to Spain’s capital from Chile due to ongoing civil unrest in the country. The situation in Santiago remains heated.
The French rail network came close to a standstill on Friday and continued to be disrupted over the weekend in what the government described as a "surprise strike".