Netherlands - Trade union targets 5% wage increase - September 30, 2019

The FNV (Dutch Federation of Trade Unions) has set its sights on a 5% pay rise in 2020, the same as its target for this year. The union also wants the minimum wage to be raised to €14 per hour for adults. The CNV (Christian Dutch Federation of Trade Unions) wants a minimum rate of €25 for freelance workers, not the ‘starvation rate’ of €16 envisaged by the government.

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For more information, please contact Paul de Beer or Oana Ciuca, De Burcht (Scientific Bureau for the Dutch Trade Union Movement) or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Mehmet Koksal
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