Both parties accepted the proposal made by the State Conciliator on Monday morning. The strike, which was announced to start at noon, was cancelled.
The new salaried staff agreement to the end of March 2010 includes a general increase of 2.7% and a local increase of 1.3%. The first increase in the salary will be paid from the beginning of July 2008.
In addition, the new agreement includes several working groups to develop the agreement and a 6 days salaried paternity leave.
For addition information, please contact:
Jari Forss, SVP, Labour market issues, tel. +358 9 132 4440