Article from Mexican Labor News & Analysis
Published by UE International.
Date published: May, 2016
Web version: http://www.ueinternational.org/Mexico_info/mlna_articles.php?id=245#1837
The Mexican Telephone Company (TELMEX) and the Mexican Telephone Workers
Union (STRM) have agreed to revision of the contract for 2016-18
that will grant workers raises of 3.2 percent as well as a 3.1 percent increase in the productivity agreement, and 1.5 percent in other benefits. The STRM represents 40,000 telephone workers.
At the same time, the Federal Electrical Commission and the Sole Union of Mexican Electrical Workers (SUTREM) reached an agreement for the 70,000 workers covered by that contract. Workers will receive 3.15 percent in wage gains, 1.4 percent for help with transportation costs, and 1.1 percent toward the welfare fund.