Union association calls national protest on 15 November

By TPN/Lusa, in News · 02-10-2018 08:21:00 · 0 Comments
Union association calls national protest on 15 November

Portugal's biggest union association, CGTP on Monday called workers acorss the country to a large national demonstration, on 15 November in central Lisbon, the leader of the union association said at a meeting on Monday with trade unionists.

"This is the time to increase our capacity for action," said CGTP-IN Secretary General Arménio Carlos at the opening of the national meeting of trade union leaders and activists in Lisbon.

This demonstration, called for in a resolution that is due to be approved at the end of the national meeting, is to demand an increase in workers' salaries by setting the minimum wage at €650 per month, as of 1 January next year, and against the labour law.


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