Telenor signs another workers' rights deal with UNI Global Union

Friday 14 February 2020 | 13:33 CET | News
Telenor said it has signed an agreement with Swiss-based UNI Global Union, which represents more than 20 million skills and service workers in more than 150 countries. The deal enhances the labour rights of Telenor's workforce of more than 20,000 in nine countries. It builds on pacts between UNI Global Union and Telenor signed in 2013 and 2015.

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