Second wave of warning strikes

Germany
Ver.di organised a second wave of warning strikes in the lead up to the third round of negotiations covering two million workers in federal and local government. Over 30000 workers were mobilised across the country in childcare, local transport, power stations, administration, refuse collection, hospitals and other services. The pay demand is for a 6.5% increase with a minimum increase of €200 a month. [Read more at > ver.di (DE)->http://www.verdi.de/themen/nachrichten/++co++ceb131e6-77e9-11e1-5d54-0019b9e321e1]