The Union Tranviarios Automotor (UTA), released a statement informing a total stoppage of activities at the service of short and long distance for this friday in all the interior of the country. The measure of force is to make visible the demand for salary increases.
The aforementioned statement states that They have informed the drivers, authorities and society that they have not received answers from the Ministry of Labor of the Nation in the relevant claims. The measure of force is to claim that match their salary increases with those that were granted in the Metropolitan Area of Buenos Aires (AMBA).
“We have not had any response to the salary request made in the Ministry of Labor of the Nation, without having any kind of certainties regarding the wage increases claimed “, says the statement signed by Roberto Carlos Fernandez, Secretary General of the UTA.
“We were clear in our request, We intend for the workers of the interior the same salary increase that has been agreed more than a month ago with our colleagues from the AMBA. Workers’ times are over without reaching an agreement that contemplates our legitimate interests ”, they added.
From the UTA they indicated that are willing to resume dialogue with public transport companies to try to come up with a solution. In the event of positive responses before Friday, the announced force measure will be annulled.