FRANKFURT (Dow Jones) – The United Services Union ( ver.di will) during the fourth round of negotiations for the approximately 50,000 employees on the floor in the cabin and daughters in an agreement with Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Frankfurt reach . (Photo : Lufthansa)
" The willingness to reach agreement is there, " Christoph Schmitz ver.di spokesman said on Friday Dow Jones Newswires. Assumption is that the airline on Monday improves its previous offer and stop playing off different groups against each other.
The negotiators will meet Monday and Tuesday in Mörfelden. Nor are the ideas of employers and workers are not consistent. The union had called after the latest round of negotiations, the then new offer presented even as "pure provocation ". At every point the offer was not been sufficient , said the ver.di spokesman.
Special thorn in the side of ver.di is the wish of Lufthansa, the rates in the subsidiary LSG to reduce massively. In addition, the union calls a staff involvement in the outcome of the airline , a major Berechtigtenkreis to participate in retirement and the limitation of agency in the Group.
– By Kirsten Bienk , Dow Jones Newswires
+49 (0) 3574 3116 , kirsten.bienk @ dowjones.com
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