GPSU writes Singh over $4B revised wages spending

-seeks info on contracted workers

The Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) has written Finance Minister Dr Ashni Singh for details about the spending of $4.4 billion allocated this year for the revision of wages and salaries in the national budget.

The GPSU has also written Permanent Secretary of the Public Service Ministry Hydar Ally, renewing a previous request for information on all contracted workers in the public service paid from allocations approved in the budget.

The move by the union comes in wake of its protests over the 5% wage increase announced by …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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