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“ArcelorMittal is ignoring trade unions”

Genova - As negotiations on the layoffs announced by Am Investco in connection with the acquisition of Ilva S.p.A. are likely to start on October 9, tensions are rising at the union. Fiom Cgil union expressed its concern for “the picture that emerged at a Paris meeting of the Governing Board of the Industries

Genova - As negotiations on the layoffs announced by Am Investco in connection with the acquisition of Ilva S.p.A. are likely to start on October 9, tensions are rising at the union. Fiom Cgil union expressed its concern for “the picture that emerged at a Paris meeting of the Governing Board of the Industries. All global steel industry union regarding ArcelorMittal’s engagement with local trade unions in the countries where the steel maker giant has established plants. Every report by participants at the meeting underscored how the multinational steel-maker has a poor record when it comes to disclosing general information to the union, nor does it recognize it as a spokesman for workers, particularly in regards to health, safety and the environment.”

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