The measure responds to a labor dispute over the request for a salary increase.  Photo: Pedro Castillo / La Voz.

Due to a Job issue, the Union Tranviarios Automotor (UTA), ad that will carry out a national strike for 24 hours the next Friday, November 26.

The measure responds to a labor dispute over the request for a salary increase. Photo: Pedro Castillo / La Voz. (Pedro Castillo /)

The strike includes short and medium distance buses, and answer this labor conflict with employers that are concentrated in the transport sector.

UTA transport stop: what is the reason for the force measure

The press officer of the UTA expressed: “We confirmed the measure of force from 0 to 24 hours on Friday, and it is the result of not having managed to get the business chambers to sign a salary recomposition that was foreseen ”.

And according to him, the force measure could continue in force “until at least the business chambers sit down to try to solve the request for salary recomposition.”

And finally he highlighted: “If there is any type of negotiation we are open, but taking into account that the most important thing is salary recomposition”.

Likewise, this strike responds to the lack of response to the request initial that the national union leadership of transport made on salary increases, before the Ministry of Labor.

In addition, from the UTA they stated that in the last hearing they held they did not offer them “any type of certainties” about their claims.

The measure of force in the interior of the country could be maintained until the business chambers try to solve the request for salary recomposition.  Photo: Pedro Castillo / La Voz.

The measure of force in the interior of the country could be maintained until the business chambers try to solve the request for salary recomposition. Photo: Pedro Castillo / La Voz. (Pedro Castillo /)

What they are looking for is to get a increase in salaries that matches the salaries of AMBA drivers, as agreed by the latter more than a month ago.

And from the union they highlighted that: “The workers’ times have run out without reaching an agreement that contemplates our legitimate interests.”

City of Buenos Aires and AMBA, excluded from the UTA transport stoppage

Mario Calegari, the press officer of the UTA, reported in Chain 3 that this measure of force excludes the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires as well as the Metropolitan Area of ​​Buenos Aires, the AMBA.

“This measure of force is only for the interior, CABA or AMBA does not enter, with which the scope will be total in all provinces,” Calegari said.

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