Court orders halt on MRI salary cuts

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MRI Botswana Limited Botswana has been stopped from carrying out any restructuring exercise that would have given rise to the employees’ reduction in salary.

The integrated health services company was on Friday directed by the Industrial Court judge Isaac Bahuma to stop implementing the resolution of the restructuring exercise pertaining to the seven workers’ employment as it was unlawful.

The judge also ordered that the company to return all the money unlawfully deducted from the employees and be repaid within seven days of the order.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

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