After renewed in the evening on Monday, the talks between Ministry of Finance and the General Federation of trade unions again failed, on the morning of Tuesday, the parties will make another attempt to negotiate.
Responsible for the salaries of civil servants in the Ministry of Finance Kobe Amsalem said in the morning broadcast of radio station «Sieves Beth» that his Department «has passed 95% of the distance between the original positions of the parties, but the last 5% must pass the trade unions».
According to Amsalem, the Finance Ministry is ready to raise salaries of civil servants to the required 11%, but differentiated, that employees with low salaries received a significantly larger raise than workers with higher wages.
The Ministry of Finance are given to understand that they are not ready to compromise on this issue even under the threat of a strike.
Recall that the beginning of the strike scheduled for 06:00 o’clock in the morning of Wednesday, December 23.