Histadrut calls municipal strike over bonuses

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February 1, 2016 19:31

 
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The Histadrut Labor Federation on Sunday scheduled a municipal-level strike for Tuesday February 9th, complaining that local authorities had not paid agreed-upon bonuses.

The strike will include educational authorities and construction committees.

The reason for the strike, Nissenkorn said, was the Local Authorities decision not to pay an agreed-upon NIS 1,000 bonus to employees, as stipulated in a recent deal struck over public sector wages.

"It is inconceivable that that the framework agreement will not be paid in full to the local authority workers," he said.

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