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Workers in three different factories threaten to stage further strikes if economic demands are not met
Egypt’s president and the government had to go face to face with the frustrated workers who have continued to threaten a new wave of strikes and protests, if demands – which continue to be economic and social in nature – are not met.
Egyptian Centre for Economic and Social Rights reports increasing trend of strikes and protests since President Mohamed Morsi came to power
While the setting of a minimum and maximum wage was seen as one of the ways to achieve social justice, they have yet to be applied.