Edition 1284
30 August 2014
Edition: 1284

Read this week's issue online exactly as it appears in print.

Twitter

Appeal for all out for the general strike

by TPN/ Lusa, in News · 26-06-2013 08:41:00 · 1 Comments

A large scale turnout for Thursday’s general strike was forecast by the CGTP trade union federation Secretary General Arménio Carlos in a meeting with Loures Municipal Council workers on Tuesday.

Appeal for all out for the general strike

 

“This struggle is still more important than the previous because the government will end up still more frail than it already is,” said Carlos in the run up to the 10th ever general strike called by the CGTP and coming seven months on from the last such event.

 

“The government continues to harm workers in both local and central government. They forget that if were not for such workers, these services would not happen,” the secretary general affirmed before receiving the full commitment from Loures Municipal Council staff that they would be joining the strike.

 

Comments

Good idea, let's all strike, bring the country to it's knees. cripple this already fragile country, hold it's people to ransom, kill the economy, then when no other country wants to do business with Portugal because of it's unpredictability and it's work ethics and work culture, just blame it on the Spaniards or the men from mars, let's all go for a coffee now, (because) we don't have a job and it's all we can afford... STRIKE (you're out)
by Mr John from Algarve on 27-06-2013 09:44:00

Interactive Topics, send us your comments/opinion on this article.


Please enter the letters as they are
shown in the image.
Letters are not case-sensitive.
Edition 1284
30 August 2014
Edition: 1284

Read this week's issue online exactly as it appears in print.

Twitter

Pub

  • Abbeygate
  • PVC Directo
  • Algarve Weddings
  • Good Life Spas
  • Avenida Property
  • Oliveira Trindade Advogado
  • Portugal Property
  • Land and Houses
  • Albueradomus
  • Meravista
  • Blevins Franks
  • Advertise

Weather

Faro Lisbon Porto
Today
Sunny
34ºC
21ºC
Sunny
35ºC
18ºC
Sunny
36ºC
18ºC
Tue
Sunny
33ºC
19ºC
Sunny
30ºC
16ºC
Sunny
31ºC
15ºC
Wed
Sunny
33ºC
19ºC
Partly Cloudy
28ºC
16ºC
Sunny
27ºC
15ºC
Thu
Sunny
32ºC
20ºC
Sunny
28ºC
17ºC
Sunny
27ºC
12ºC
Fri
Sunny
33ºC
20ºC
Sunny
29ºC
17ºC
Sunny
28ºC
14ºC