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23rd January 2023, 17:23

Government & GGCA resolve all concerns & outstanding issues raised by ITLD; industrial action has ended

Published by GBC News

The Government and the GGCA have resolved all the concerns and outstanding issues raised by the IT and Logistics department, and industrial action has ended.

The Department declared itself in dispute last May over what it claimed were plans to transfer some functions to Digital Services. It began industrial action last September, escalating into a walkout and go slow last month.

The Government says IT&LD are a fundamental component of Government IT infrastructure. and the agreement reached consolidates this position.

The Chief Minister met with members of the IT&LD and their union on Friday morning and reiterated the high regard in which the department and its functions are held by the Government.