Estonia - Union busting continues - bargaining hindered - May 31, 2016

According to the financial sector trade union EFTL, the relationship between the Nordea Estonia bank and the union has not improved, after the leaving of the former union representative. The union is accusing the bank's board of blocking the concluding of a collective agreement and breaching the Trade Union Act. The union stated that the bank is also preventing the union from holding meetings and events at the bank's rooms. The management at Nordea Estonia said in a letter that Nordea is open to constructive dialogue with the representatives of the bank’s employees.

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