Brazil: Government offers Federal Police pay raise to prevent strike during World Cup

Posted on June 4, 2014 • Filed under: Brazil, Police/Military Activity, TRAVEL reported the Brazilian government is offering federal police officers a 15.8% pay rise to avert a strike during the forthcoming football World Cup. Under the deal, federal police agents will receive a 12% salary increase from July, and another 3.8% rise in January. The agreement follows police strikes earlier this year in which an estimated 250,000 agents took part. Read Article

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