Slovakia - Pay rise at Peugeot: strike called off - June 30, 2018

Workers organised in trade union KOVO PCAS were angry that wages at Peugeot - with a monthly average of 1106 euro - were the lowest of the three major carmakers in the country and threatened to go on strike (see our May newsletter). After it became clear that a majority of the members was not in favour of industrial action, the union settled a compromise accepting a 50 euro a month basic pay rise. They originally demanded a monthly basic pay rise of 80 euro. Besides the monthly rise in basic income, workers will receive an individual monthly bonus of 100 euro.

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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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