The Prime Vice President and Minister of Economic Affairs, Nadia Calviño, defended this Saturday that the President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, supervise the position of the Executive before the labor reform, a negotiation for which four essential aspects must be agreed.
Calviño has referred to the negotiation of the labor reform in statements to journalists in Rome, where he participates in the G20 leaders’ summit, and in which he has rejected the possibility of talking about a crisis between the coalition partners on account of this matter. .
Yes, she has insisted on the need to speak with one voice and hence the normality framing the meeting that Sánchez will hold next Tuesday with her, the Minister of Labor and Social Economy, Yolanda Díaz, and the Ministers of Finance, Social Security and Education to coordinate the position of the Executive in this regard.
For the vice president, it is a negotiation in which four main issues have to be addressed.
He specifically cited the simplification of contracts and the reduction of excessive temporary employment, an adequate regulation of subcontracting, the rebalancing of the parties in collective bargaining, and the establishment of a permanent mechanism for internal flexibility in companies and stabilization of employment. inspired by the positive experience of the Temporary Employment Regulation Files (ERTE).
“These are the issues on which we have been working and on which we will have to reach an agreement in the coming weeks, and it is normal that there are meetings between the secretaries of state, the ministers and the president of the Government to see how we guide this negotiation, “he added.
A negotiation that has been confident that it will bear fruit in the coming weeks and before which Economy sources have specified that the objective is that in November an agreement may have been closed , that it be approved in December and that it enters into force in January.
Calviño insisted that the coalition partners have already agreed on the procedure to be followed to guarantee their coordination in the process, and stressed that the social agents are aware of the importance of the reform and are committed to it.