Strike is on

Friday, January 6, 2017 - 20:15

It's a standoff; the OWTU prepares for strike and the state starts to effect contingency measures.

This as two rounds of mediation talks between Petrotrin and the OWTUtoday end with no progress.

Union boss Ancel Roget says he's not calling a bluff but is asking the government to act with reason and end the impasse when both parties meet for two separate meetings on Sunday.

Reporter Urvashi Tiwari Roopnarine has more