Escondida workers insist they will refuse any cut in benefits

Unionised workers at BHP Billiton’s Escondida copper mine in Chile have reaffirmed that they will not agree to any cut in benefits, as the deadline for the company to present its final wage and bonus offer approaches.

“We will not allow the company to remove from us a single one of our benefits that were acquired through years of union endeavour,” Escondida’s Union No1 said on Tuesday...

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Danielle Assalve

January 18, 2017

14:56 GMT

São Paulo