Finland - Public sector union prepares bargaining - September 30, 2017

The public-sector trade union JHL is preparing the demands for the upcoming round of collective bargaining by surveying members and activists over the key elements for negotiation across the 60 agreements that cover various sectors and companies. Most of the agreements expire in January 2018. This round will be without a national framework agreement negotiated with employers. However, the union will be in close discussion with other members of the SAK confederation with a view to setting some common demands.

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