Union threatens general strike over labour reform

(AGI) Rome, Sept 28 - No negotiations on labour reform werecurrently taking place with the unions, FIOM metalworkers'union Secretary-General Maurizio Landini told the Sky TG24 newschannel. "If someone says it's up to him to decide, informsParliament or thinks that by voting within a party all thedecisions have been made with regard to Italy, he's got itwrong", he said. If Prime Minister Matteo Renzi thought hecould push laws through over the heads of the workers, therewould be a general strike. .

(AGI) Rome, Sept 28 - No negotiations on labour reform werecurrently taking place with the unions, FIOM metalworkers'union Secretary-General Maurizio Landini told the Sky TG24 newschannel. "If someone says it's up to him to decide, informsParliament or thinks that by voting within a party all thedecisions have been made with regard to Italy, he's got itwrong", he said. If Prime Minister Matteo Renzi thought hecould push laws through over the heads of the workers, therewould be a general strike. .