Estonian Medical Workers Prepare for Strike, Postimees Reports

Estonia’s doctors and nurses have started to prepare for a strike after employers rejected their wage demands, Postimees reported, citing union officials.

Doctors’ unions in the capital, Tallinn, and the second- largest city, Tartu, have given their agreement to participate in industrial action, the newspaper said. The timing and extent of the strike has yet to be decided, it added.

To contact the reporter on this story: Ott Ummelas in Tallinn at oummelas@bloomberg.net

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