Staff reps oppose OIAG-Slim deal over Telekom Austria

Monday 14 April 2014 | 11:22 CET | News
Worker representatives on the supervisory board of OIAG oppose the syndicate agreement between America Movil and Telekom Austria, Die Presse reported on its website. The worker representatives met on 11 April and decided to oppose the agreement, which will be put to a vote at a supervisory board board meeting on 23 April. They will either vote against the motion, or stay away from the meeting, rendering it inquorate. Die Presse blames the influence of Werner Muhm, director general of the Austrian Federal Chamber of Labour, whom it called an advisor to Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann.

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Companies: A1 Telekom Austria / America Movil
Countries: Austria
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