Petrobras’ workers announce open-ended strike action

Workers at Brazil’s largest oil company have announced an open-ended strike action. Petrobras’ employers plan to begin the protest against the state-owned firm on Friday. In a statement, the union […]

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By Jacqueline Echevarria

Workers at Brazil’s largest oil company have announced an open-ended strike action.

Petrobras’ employers plan to begin the protest against the state-owned firm on Friday.

In a statement, the union known as Federação Única dos Petroleiros (FUP) stated the protest is against the company’s new business plans.

It added: “It represents impacts across the country such as thousands of job cuts in subsidiaries that put in risk the achievements of the company.”