Sydney trains set for major disruptions after breakdown in talks

Sydney trains set for major disruptions after breakdown in talks

NSW train drivers will drive slower and refuse to operate foreign-built trains as part of four days of industrial action next week. The Rail, Tram and Bus Union says the action comes after the government cancelled a planned meeting on Friday. RTBU secretary Alex Claassens said he was contacted late on Thursday night and told the meeting with transport officials and government ministers was cancelled, after already being postponed multiple times. Watch the latest sport on Channel 7 or stream for free on 7plus >> "It's beyond disappointing that the NSW government is continuing to play political games at the expense of workers and commuters," Mr Claassens said. He said workers have been acting with good faith during the long-running negotiations for a new enterprise bargaining agreement after the old one …
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