Guards agree to open sites and museums on weekends

Guards at museums and archaeological sites have decided to suspend their weekend strikes over unpaid wages. State-run museums and famous sites like the Acropolis had remained shut on weekends due to the protests. Guards are demanding that the government pass a law ensuring that – in contrast to other civil servants – they are paid for working on weekends and public holidays.

The Finance Ministry has attached an amendment to a bill that has been submitted to Parliament that will make sure that the guards receive the appropriate payment.


Εγγραφείτε στο newsletter μας

Ενημερωθείτε πρώτοι για τα τελευταία νέα, αποκλειστικά ρεπορταζ και ειδήσεις απο όλο τον κόσμο