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Nod for bi-partite wage panel for port workers - 2012-06-11

A bi-partite wage negotiation committee for port and dock employees will be created on the basis of proportionate membership representation from each federation.

This was cleared by the Union Shipping Minister, Mr G.K. Vasan. He also cleared the proposal for payment of balance productivity-linked reward to port and dock workers at all the major ports for the financial year 2010-11, according to a press release issued by the Madras Port Trust Employees Union. There are five recognised federations.

Source : Hindu Business Line