FICC asks Mofaz to rescue ports

President of the FICC, Uriel Lynn warned Wednesday that the work disputes and strikes at the ports of Ashdod and Haifa were threatening the implementation of the port reforms.

The Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce is calling upon Transportation Minister Shaul Mofaz to take full responsibility for providing a framework of solutions for the continuing work disputes at the country's ports of Israel. President of the FICC, Uriel Lynn warned Wednesday that the work disputes and strikes at the ports of Ashdod and Haifa were threatening the implementation of the port reforms. Lynn said work disputes could not be solved through strike actions and "ping-pong" games in the courts.