Amar Lagha, secretary general of the trade and service federation of the CGT, believes that employees in this sector “have already paid the tribute largely”.
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“We were already sold this sauce a few months ago, we are facing a government that wants to generalize work on Sundays”, denounced Wednesday, May 12 on franceinfo Amar Lagha, secretary general of the trade and service federation of the CGT. Elisabeth Borne, the Minister of Labor said on Wednesday that “consultations” were going “take place locally” on this file and Bruno Le Maire, the Minister of the Economy, ruled “legitimate demand”.
“We are facing a government that plays on communication, denounced Amar Lagha. The women and men who work in the trade have paid a heavy price. And you know the thanks for those sectors? Social plans, part time. “
“70% of consumers are in favor of stores opening on Sunday, but when you ask them if they want to work on Sunday 75% of people say no. It’s always the others.”
Even if the work on Sundays must be done on a voluntary basis, recalled Elisabeth Borne, Amar Lagha believes that “Volunteering does not exist, and employees have understood it well. All surveys in companies show that employees do not want to work on Sundays. The women and men who work in mass distribution have given a lot of time , and to thank them today we tell them to continue to come to work on Sunday “.