Portugal - Postal workers strike against privatisation - February 28, 2018

Workers at the CTT postal services went on nationwide strike and demonstration on 23 February. The industrial action was planned by the four unions representing CTT postal workers (SNTCT, SINDETELCO, SINCOR, and SINTTAV) in demand of the renationalisation of the recently privatised CTT Postal service. If the restructuring plans of CTT go through, this will leave hundreds of employees out of job, increasing the work load for the remaining postal employees. Postal unions say the strike’s turnout was over 70%.

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