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Bus Drivers Get Paid Only $152/week go on Strike

Central Transport limited bus drivers went on strike today over pay issues.

The bus drivers have demanded for pay increase as they are currently only paid $3.45 per hour which amounts to $165.60 per week for 48 hours of work per week.

35 bus drivers who went on strike demand atleast $300 per week

Read more news here: LTA CEO Gets $539,747 While Fijians with Minimum Wage of $2.68 make $5574 per year.

Meanwhile, the strike will continue into tomorrow until the company and bus drivers come to a resolution.

Thousands of people were today left waiting for the public transport in Vatuwaqa-Raiwaqa area.

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