The head of government, Aziz Akhannouch, will meet this Wednesday evening with the leaders of the most representative trade unions, to give them a detailed presentation on the social agreement, supposed to be signed between the Executive, the CGEM and the unions, if they agree. Especially, on the eve of Labor Day which promises to be fierce due to the many social and economic problems that our country is going through.
According to well-informed sources who confided in MoroccoLatestNews, the head of government, Aziz Akhannouch, will present this Wednesday, April 27 his offer to the most representative unions with 24 hours to determine their position on his proposals. The Chief Executive therefore intends to conclude the agreement in the next 24 hours, our sources point out.
On the side of the unions, several demands must be implemented to calm the crowd and restore hope to the workers, in particular the increase in the SMIG and the SMAG, retirement and other issues that must be dealt with.
The government unveiled, during its meetings with the trade union centers at the level of the public and private sector committees, the outline of the presentation that the Head of Government, Aziz Akhannouch, is preparing to present to the trade union leaders this evening, revealed knowledgeable sources to MoroccoLatestNews.
This offer includes the unification of the minimum wage in the agricultural sector (SMAG) with the minimum wage in the sectors of industry, commerce and the liberal professions (SMIG). This will be done through steps that have yet to be unveiled.
The proposals that the head of government intends to make also include improving the purchasing power of employees by reducing income tax in the public and private sectors, increasing the promotion quota and finally allowing employees who do not have not accumulated 3,240 days declared to the National Social Security Fund (CNSS) of their right to retirement after payment of their remaining contributions, while studying the possibility of reducing the number of days declared to obtain a pension.
On the other hand, the data obtained by MoroccoLatestNews indicate that the government intends to take further measures in the interests of domestic workers. Moreover, social and health coverage has become compulsory for this category of employees since June 20202, in accordance with the provisions of decree no. domestic workers.