MEDIA NEWS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Mine Mill Local 598/CAW Bargaining Committee
Mine Mill Local 598/CAW and Xstrata Nickel
language talks have slowed down to a crawl and the main issues are still to be
defined. While we have dealt with minor
housekeeping issues, the
We are concerned that this seemingly intentional delay will lead to, most likelihood, a scenario similar to 2004 negotiation, where we did not have enough time left to reach a collective agreement before the February 1st deadline.
While some small agreement was reached on some issues, the main issue in contention remains the posting process and vacation.
Our goal is still to reach a collective agreement, but we are wondering if the Company is really of the same opinion.
mandate vote is tomorrow (
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