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The Upcoming Week’s Top News Alerts from Crisis24 - November 5 – 11

By: Lola Saldana
November 5, 2018

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Nigeria: Labor unions plan nationwide strike November 6

Various labor unions threaten to launch an indefinite strike on November 6; flight and fuel disruptions expected. Read more

 

What to watch out for this week 

 

India: Diwali festival celebrations November 6-10

Diwali festival celebrations from November 6 to November 10; heightened security presence, transportation disruptions and higher pollution levels expected. Read more

 

Mexico: Business closures in Mexico City amid water cuts (Oct. 31 to Nov. 8)

Water cuts affecting most of Mexico City and parts of Estado de México until November 8 due to maintenance; 135,000 business and schools closed. Read more

 

Israel: Labor union threatens indefinite strike beginning Nov. 7

Histadrut union threatens to launch indefinite general strike starting November 7 if the government does not address safety concerns; commercial and transportation disruptions expected. Read more

 

Madagascar: Presidential elections November 7

First round of presidential elections to be held November 7; increased security measures. Read more

 

UK: London Tube Strike expands to three lines November 7-8

London Tube worker strike to impact service on the Central and Waterloo & City lines November 7-8; underground transportation in central London to be affected. Read more

 

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