“CESP [Union of Trade, Office and Services Workers of Portugal] and the workers demand an increase in wages, working hours that allow the reconciliation of personal and family life with professional life and the end of the precariousness of the sector”, states the union.

Today (30 September) works across the country will be on strike and, with picket lines in Braga, Porto, Leiria, Santarém, Lisbon and Algarve. In Aveiro, a demonstration of workers from distribution companies is scheduled next to the train station, while in Setúbal a demonstration is planned at Almada Forum.