12 December 2012

Tunisia: UGTT Looks Into Agreement in Principle With Government On General Strike

Tunis — Tunisia's General Labour Union (UGTT) administrative commission is meeting on Wednesday in a Tunis hotel to look into the agreement in principle on the general strike that was reached on Tuesday evening after negotiations between trade unionists and the Government. None of the talks got out, reports TAP news agency correspondent, saying that the commission members had refused to make any statements.

UGTT members, who negotiated with the Government, had described on Tuesday the agreement in principle with the Government as "positive, " refusing to make any declarations on its content.

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