Govt Proposes 5% Cut in Public Wage Bill, Unions Up in Arms

Ljubljana, 1 April - The government adopted in a correspondence session on Tuesday a draft reform programme the country is due to send to Brussels by the end of the month. However, the draft seems to be facing an uphill battle, as it proposes a 5% cut in the public sector wage bill, which has triggered a strong reaction from trade unions.

The government adopts draft reform programme.
Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

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