Govt, Trade Unions Fail to Reach Pay Freeze Deal

Ljubljana, 29 September - The government and public sector trade unions failed to reach agreement on pay freeze for 2010 late on Monday, as the trade unions rejected the cabinet's latest proposal. The two sides are most likely to meet again next Monday.

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Janez Posedi, one of the negotiators for public sector trade unions, commenting on the progress of talks with the government.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Finance Minister Franc Krizanic commenting on talks with public sector trade unions.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

Ljubljana
Public Administration Minister Irma Pavlinic Krebs commenting on talks with public sector trade unions.
Photo: Tamino Petelinsek/STA

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