Malta - Breach of agreement leads to protest by doctors - February 28, 2018

As meetings between the minister failed to break the impasse, the MAM union of doctors, backed up by the UĦM Voice of the Workers called out a one-day strike on 6 February. The doctors are protesting over the way St Luke's, Karin Grech and Gozo hospitals are being transferred to Steward Global Healthcare. MAM says this is a breach of the doctors' collective agreement. Approximately 3.000 patients are expected to have been impacted by the strike. MAM doctor’s union declares in a statement that the actions could count on an overwhelmingly support from doctors’ and claims it as a success.

Read on: in English (1) …   in English (2) …

For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers or Nuria Ramos Martin, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) cbn-aias@uva.nl or the communications officer at the ETUI, Willy De Backer wdebacker@etui.org. For previous issues of the Collective bargaining newsletter please visit http://www.etui.org/E-Newsletters/Collective-bargaining-newsletter. Since June 2013 readers can consult our archive and search through all articles in our database at www.cbnarchive.euYou may find further information on the ETUI at www.etui.org, and on the AIAS at www.uva-aias.net.

© ETUI aisbl, Brussels 2016. All rights reserved. We encourage the distribution of this newsletter and of the information it contains, for non-commercial purposes and provided the source is credited. The ETUI is not responsible for the content of external internet sites. The ETUI is financially supported by the European Union. The European Union is not responsible for any use made of the information contained in this publication.
This email is sent from www.etui.org.


CEU Ads

News Archive