Schroeder says relieved by end to E. German strike


NEUHARDENBERG, Germany, June 29 (Reuters) - German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder welcomed on Sunday a decision by the IG Metall trade union to end strikes that failed to win shorter hours for engineering workers in the former east. "I am very pleased that the strike is over, because its economic effects would have tended to exacerbate the difficulties that I have mentioned," Schroeder told a news conference to announce major tax cuts to stimulate growth. After talks ended without a deal ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Schroeder says relieved by end to E. German strike" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.

Mar 8, 2018

Toyota Camry Hybrid 2.5L Atkinson 4-Cyl. – 2018 Award Acceptance

Masashi Hakariya, project manager-engine development at Toyota, accepts award for Toyota Camry Hybrid at 2018 Wards 10 Best Engines ceremony....More


Follow Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×