News - 20.02.2018 klo 15.19Conciliation process

The mediation within the facilities services sector did not give any results yet

The mediation within the facilities services sector did not give any results yet

PAM and the Real Estate Employers continued today the conciliation of the industrial dispute within the facilities services sector. The mediation continues on Friday. Read more →

News - 19.02.2018 klo 10.34Collective agreement negotiations

Collective bargaining week starts with retail overtime ban and negotiations in various sectors

Collective bargaining week starts with retail overtime ban and negotiations in various sectors

In the collective bargaining negotiations that PAM is conducting, only the schedules for the start of the week have firmed up so far. In the facilities services sector, conciliation will continue on Tuesday amidst the threat of strike action. Read more →

News - 15.02.2018 klo 10.22

PAM and Real Estate Employers meet up at the National Conciliator's office today

PAM and Real Estate Employers meet up at the National Conciliator's office today

The conciliation of the industrial conflict within the facilities services sector starts today. Read more →

News - 12.02.2018 klo 10.02Collective agreement negotiations

A week of intense negotiations

A week of intense negotiations

Intense discussions with various employers’ federations on improving the working conditions of PAM members will continue for the entire week ahead. There was a long marathon session in the retail negotiations yesterday Sunday. It isn’t mission accomplished yet, however. On Saturday PAM’s Executive Committee was concerned about the situation in the... Read more →

News - 07.02.2018 klo 09.06Walkouts in the facility service sector

Walkouts at five workplaces in the facilities services sector – in protest at employers’ attempts to weaken the collective agreement in the sector

Walkouts at five workplaces in the facilities services sector – in protest at employers’ attempts to weaken the collective agreement in the sector

Early in the morning on Wednesday 7 February members of Service Union United PAM in the facilities services sector have walked out of their workplaces in a number of locations in Finland. The workers – PAM cleaners – resent the drastic cuts proposed by real estate employers and the slow progress of the collective agreement negotiations. Read more →

News - 05.02.2018 klo 10.58Collective agreement negotiations

Overtime ban continues in the facilities services sector

Overtime ban continues in the facilities services sector

Of the major sectors, collective agreement negotiations will continue this week in the retail sector and the hospitality sector. The overtime ban is still in force in the facilities services sector, and as of the start of the week there is no indication of any new negotiating sessions being agreed. Read more →

News - 02.02.2018 klo 13.40

Thousands give their backing to the unemployed on Senate Square Read more →

News - 01.02.2018 klo 16.29

What does an overtime ban mean? – Instructions can be found here Read more →

News - 01.02.2018 klo 11.53

Walkouts in different locations in Finland within the facility service sector Read more →

News - 30.01.2018 klo 15.18

Ann Selin: Low pay undermines the image of work Read more →