Labour Code to be delayed?

Prime Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda and representatives from business groups have suggested the effective date of a controversial Labour Code amendment be put back from the planned April 1. However, union leaders say they will call a general strike if the Code, passed by parliament last summer, does not take effect on schedule. The government is expected to hand the issue to parliament for a vote in the March session.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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