UK - Employees at AstraZeneca will strike over cuts to pension benefits, unless the company comes back with "meaningful" terms, the GMB trade union says.
The GMB said 70% of its members who voted in a ballot at the multi-national pharmaceutical company supported the call for strikes. And GMB said shop stewards will meet later this week to fix dates for...
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