PdVSA: No salary increase this year
WILLEMSTAD – The Venezuelan State Oil Company PDVSA, that operates the Curaçao refinery indicated that they will not be able to increase or modified the salaries of the local employees this year. This is due to the poor economic situation in Venezuela.
A special delegation from Caracas is currently on the island to talk to the unions on a new collective bargaining agreement. The unions in turn indicate that there is no consultation.
The team from Caracas is here on the island to clarify the difficult financial position of the oil giant. Both PWFC and the union APRI disagree and want further consultation.