Cyprus -Dispute in the cement sector -August 1, 2012

In a protest against the company’s arbitrary actions that do not comply with the signed collective agreements workers have walked out of their jobs at the Vassilikos cement factory. The trade union SEK accused the company of taking advantage of its effective monopoly on the island. On 20 March 2012 workers had returned to work after labour minister Sotiroulla Charalambous mediated between them and the management.

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