Netherlands -Unions speak out against limitation of collective agreement coverage -April 20, 2012

Trade union confederation FNV has denounced plans by the government to allow companies to deviate from legally extended sectoral collective agreements. In response to motions from a number of MPs that request more control over collective agreements, the FNV reacted the collective bargaining is the premise of employers and trade unions rather than Parliaments.



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