Strike action leads to negotiations

Switzerland Switzerland
After seven days of strike action and several demonstrations public sector workers in Geneva canton have managed to get the authorities back to the negotiating table. The canton had threatened to increase working hours, increase part-time employment, freeze recruitment and reduce redundancy rights as part of a raft of measures to cut public spending. These measures are now on hold at least until 21 March during which time negotiations over the proposed budget cuts will take place.
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