No more public sector job cuts for 2017, PM and Trade Unions reach compromise

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 19:45

There will be no more job cuts across the public sector for the rest of 2017.

The assurance comes from the prime minister who agreed to a moratorium on retrenchment during a meeting with labour leaders this afternoon.

But that's not all. Labour leaders say they too have agreed to a request from the PM, to return to the national tripartite advisory council.

Reporter Ria Rambally has the details.