Brazil group says it has recommended planned Petrobras general strike be called off


SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian oil worker’s federation FUP said on Friday it has recommended the unions representing workers at state-controlled oil company Petrobras call off a planned general strike after receiving a new contract proposal.

Several unions had called for a general strike at Petrobras as part of contract negotiations, arguing the oil company was offering raises that were too low.

(Reporting by Marcelo Rochabrun; Editing by Chris Reese)

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