Porsche staff strike over pay

Employees of automobile company Porsche demonstrating yesterday in front of their plant in Stuttgart, southern Germany, with flags showing the logo of Germany's metalworkers' union, IG Metall. The powerful union has called for a series of strikes ove
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Employees of automobile company Porsche demonstrating yesterday in front of their plant in Stuttgart, southern Germany, with flags showing the logo of Germany's metalworkers' union, IG Metall. The powerful union has called for a series of strikes over wage increase and a right to a working week of 28 hours with a limited loss of salary under certain conditions.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 09, 2018, with the headline 'Porsche staff strike over pay'. Print Edition | Subscribe