Employees of the AGNO dairy company protest over lay offs and unpaid wages., a photo by Teacher Dude's BBQ on Flickr.
Over 100 employees of the Greek diary company Agno, have been laid off afteer the company filed for bankruptcy recently. Despite this the business has continued to work 3 shifts a day till strike action brought a halt to production.
Workers taking part inn the protest outside a ministry building in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki complain that have not been paid since last December.
Yesterday the Greek Labour Inspectorate reported that 50% of Greek businesses are failing to pay their employees on time.