2018 April epsucob@NEWS 08

Issue 8, April 2018

  • Germany: Best negotiating result for many years for federal and municipal workers
  • France: Public sector unions plan further action on 22 May
  • Romania: Health union steps up campaign over pay and bonuses
  • Portugal: Water workers mobilise for 24 April strike
  • Spain: Prison unions warn of strike action if key demands not addressed
  • Europe: Conference to focus on pay trends, digitalisation and quality employment
  • Denmark: Mediation continues in public sector dispute
  • Netherlands: Union demands 3.5% increase for civil servants - nothing less
  • UK: Union attacks health employers' outsourcing initiative
  • Italy: Union raises concerns over digital monitoring of waste workers
  • Austria: Unions call on employers to address key issues in care sector
  • Ireland: Union will keep working time on bargaining agenda
  • Europe: ETUC exposes wage and productivity gap
  • Sweden: Union launches collective agreement service for members