public sector

Fitun condemns economist's call for public sector wage freeze; demands apology

The Federation of Independent Trade Unions and Non-Governmental Organizations, FITUN is today condemning a call made by Economist, Dr Roger Hosein, for a wage freeze across the entire public sector, calling it an attack on the working class.

FITUN says Dr Hosein must apologise for his statement, saying the burden of the economic adjustments the country is making, should not be placed on the already burdened working class.

The following is FITUN's full statement.