The VIIth Congress of the National Confederation of Workers’ Councils has unanimously elected Imre Palkovics to remain the President of the organisation
The Congress of the National Confederation of Workers’ Councils has unanimously re-elected Imre Palkovics to be the president of the organisation during its VIIth Congress in Balatonalmádi on 25-26th May. In his speech Imre Palkovics quoted Pope John Paul II.: „Technology transforms work. But the subject of work continues to be man.” He added: „The job of the Confederation is to protect the working man.”
With one consent the Congress has re-elected Gábor Holecz vice-president for public service employees and Lajos Baumgartner vice-president for finances in their positions, the post of legal vice-president has been kept by Judit Dr. Czuglerné Dr. Ivány. During the event it has been stated that for the period 2018-2023 the re-elected presidency considers the general wage increase and reinforcement of social dialogue to be its primary purpose.
Imre Palkovics stressed: the National Confederation of Workers’ Councils continues its work with regards to the christian-democratic values, besides he considers the cooperation among trade unions to be important.
28th May 2018