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UPD II: Athens Metro, Tram on work stoppage Nov 15/2016

+++ UPDATE II: Confusion till the end of the day, now it seems final: Metro and Tram workers will be on work stoppage from beginning of shift until 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 15th 2016. Workers at urban train ISAP have cancelled their strike.

Whether they will keep their work stoppage schedule for the rest of the month is not clear yet.

+++ Rail tracks workers at Athens metro, the tram and urban train ISAP cancelled the scheduled work stoppages that were due to be launched tomorrow, Tuesday, November 15th 2016.

Unions of workers at the Athens Metro, the tram and the urban train ISAP will launch repeated work stoppages that will start tomorrow Tuesday, November 15th 2016. The work stoppages will be staged twice a week until November 25th.

UPDATE Nov 17th 2016:

Workers in metro, tram and urban train ISAP decided new work stoppage from Nov 18th to Dec 2nd 2016. Here is the schedule

Work stoppage schedule:
Tuesday, November 15: from begin of morning shift until 10:00 a.m.
Friday, November 18: from 12:00 noon until 16:00 p.m.
Monday, November 21: from begin of morning shift until 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, November 23: from 12:00 noon until 16:00 p.m.
Friday, November 25: from begin of morning shift until 10:00 a.m.


The unions denounce the administration of OASA for degradation of the transport companies and the workers with the result that it undermines the urban public transport.

Give the draconian security measures during Obama’s visit on November 15-16, tomorrow Tuesday will most likely be a hell of a day for commuters.

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