Izmir Metro and Izmir Tramway

Izmir subway and Izmir tramway strike
Izmir subway and Izmir tramway strike

In Izmir, IZBAN strike is behind the 25 day, while metro and tram workers are preparing for the strike. This week, the railroad-trade union can place a strike on both workplaces. Yesterday they talked to Aziz Kocaoglu Demiryol-Is Union Izmir branch of the head of the branch Hussein Eryuz, 'offer to the union, not directly to the workers were done, our friends refused, yet the strike decision, but this week by making an assessment can hang the strike' he said.

The strike of İZBAN workers in İzmir has left the day behind 25. İzmir Metro and İzmir Tramway workers, who are organized in the same union as İZBAN workers, also discuss the hanging of the strike.

Hüseyin Eryüz, head of the Izmir branch of the Demiryol-İş Trade Union, told us that they had a meeting yesterday with the call of the Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu and said: Send Yesterday at around 15.00, we met with İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu at Halkapınar. The 25 bid made by Kocaoğlu was not made to the union but to the workers directly. The offer is inclusive of 25 percent of all-inclusive. Our friends did not accept the offer in this way. Kocaoglu later 'We made an offer to the union, did not accept' he had a share. The proposal was not made to the union, but to the workers. The workers refused. During the collective bargaining agreement, we requested an all-inclusive percent 30.55, which is still valid. Our colleagues told the opinion that not to accept Kocaoğlu's proposal. Under normal conditions, a strike will occur. However, we did not take a strike decision. But this week a strike decision can be made. The demand of the workers is in the direction of the strike. İş


Kocaoglu'nun İZBAN workers "conditional" 30 offer, the requirement of "Metro and tram workers, 25'i percent of employees, İZBAN workers will give a percentage of 30" said. However, union representatives and workers did not accept this “conditional offer“ of Kocaoğlu.


İzmir Metro is a light rail public transportation system that serves at the 3 station between Bornova Evka-17 and Üçkuyular Fahrettin Altay, which connects the city center on the east-west route.

Izmir Tram also operates as two lines. KarşıyakaThe tram that runs between Ataşehir and Alaybey continues its flights between Halkapınar and Fahrettin Altay in Konak. (Source: haber.sol)

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