Sugar workers back on job

…after industry-wide strike for incentive pay

Sugar workers on all estates, except Albion, returned to the fields and factories yesterday after a one-day strike to push for their annual production incentive resulted in the total shutdown of GuySuCo’s operations.

The Guyana Agricultu-ral and General Workers Union (GAWU) yesterday called for the corporation to grant the 6.80 days’ pay incentive being demanded for workers, ahead of a follow-up engagement today.

Sugar workers across the country staged the one-day strike after GuySuCo and GAWU representatives met on Tuesday, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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