Italian Unions Back Port Strike

News: Italian trade unions have backed port strike action scheduled to take place on November 8 2013, according to Port Strategy. The strike is intended to address grievances pertaining to the renewal of port worker contracts, with unions further claiming that the current structure of Italian ports works to make negotiations unnecessarily complex and slow moving. Unions have also criticised port operators for unreasonably extending terms and conditions relating to both port authority employees and civil servants.

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Sector: Shipping
Geography: Italy

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