Road workers in Georgia declare a strike

  • 15:28 16 August 2019

Road workers in Georgia declare a strike

In Zestaponi region of Georgia, about 150 workers of magistral road construction company have declared a strike, ONA’s Georgian bureau reports.

The protesters demand an increase in wages and improvement of working conditions.

According to the protesters, China’s Tunnel and Bridges company that carries out magistral road construction delays workers’ salaries.

Representatives of the company said that the employees' demands have been delivered to the company's management and that they will respond to the protesters soon.

The protesters said the protest will not stop until the main requirements to be fulfilled.

Note that the mentioned company has been operating in Georgia since 2019.