French Unions Blockade Refineries in Bid to Stop Pension Reform
French Unions Blockade Refineries in Bid to Stop Pension Reform 1PARIS (Reuters) – French unions blockaded several oil refineries on Tuesday, aiming to cause shortages at petrol stations after a month-long public transport strike failed to force the government to withdraw its pension reform plans. Workers at Exxon Mobil France’s Port Jerome and Fos refineries began a four-day strike, the hardline CGT union said.
News story posted on 2020-01-08T00:04:00.0000000Z