Strike in Brazil against of Oil Industry
Oil strike in brazil against of Oil Industry
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – In Brazil Oil Workers Federation and 12 oil work unions are going to declared strike on November 1st, in against of Petrobras refineries its supported to whole Brazil. As per consideration of union officials, the protester or supporter of this strike member is standing against Petrobras’ asset sales, asking about investment cuts, why project is suspensions, and what cause employee of some workers’ rights is.
The proposal of strike was agreed on more than 45 days ago. They already try to negotiating with Petrobras and with the majority shareholder of the company, in front of the federal government, before closed the work, but their demands is not going match,” in another statement by the Simão Zanardi Filho, from Union of Oil Workers of Duque de Caxias, in Rio de Janeiro state, and according to the statement of FUP director is given interview news sources of Brazil network.
In other part some rumor is came down as the consideration like in statement Brazil’s oil giant says the company is willing to table discussion for the negotiations they ready pay raises with union leaders. As per the company official’s person Petrobras has offered an 8.11 percent pay raise, instead demand of worker 18 percent.
In that case workers is not accepting increase addition of the pay, unions are totally against the sale of assets and the reduction declared by the company in investments. In suggestion of the Federation of Oil Workers ‘cuts in investments for retention of recession, sales of assets, it is hampering of construction and halt in projects impact by the best slogan of country’s development and national sovereignty’.
On the month of October Petrobras’ Council approved the sale of 49 percent of the stocks and shares of subsidiary Gaspetro to Mitsui Gas and Energy in Brasil for R$1.9 billion. The sale is part of Petrobras’ master plan of corporate; it is announced in the first in six month of this year, which can improve the company’s financial situation. In the month of August the state-owned oil company was given authorization the sale of 25 percent of stock from another subsidiary part, BR Distributor.
Most important addition for sale of some of its assets, Petrobras is declared this year it was low reduction in investments from US$37.1 billion in 2014 to US$25 billion in 2015.