Finland - SAK accuses government of ending tripartite negotiations - June 30, 2018

When the government presented its plans for a new labour legislation involving initiatives to increase flexibility and leading to more overtime work, unions already expressed their concerns and disproval (see our May newsletter). This month, the Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK) stated that the government has in practise ended any tripartite consensus when drafting new labour legislation. SAK claims that the government has been inviting labour market parties just to listen to what changes are planned, not to participate.

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For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers or Sanne van der Gaag, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Willy De Backer © ETUI


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