Argentina labour unions warn of national strike

Labour unions in Argentina are warning the government of a nationwide workers' strike. Salary increases have lagged far behind rocketing consumer prices and workers say they are struggling to survive.

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    Buenos Aires - Labour unions in Argentina are warning the government of a nationwide workers' strike.

    Salary increases have lagged far behind rocketing consumer prices and workers say they are struggling to survive.

    They demand 35 percent pay increases.


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