Immigration Office Workers (Non Police) in Strike
Announced strike from Immigration office already started. It is plan to continue for a period of 6 month in a rotation system and its running with a 86% participation rate.
The Union of Non Police Workers from Immigration Department (SEF) announced this strike to run for 6 consecutive month at least 1 day per month in each of the Immigration Offices.
This strike is intending to delay of immigration office card emissions (residence permits, work permits and golden visa residence cards.
The immigration office workers are claiming to get a defined career with more benefits as they used to have in 2008 and the submit a proposal to modify the status of this immigration department as an immigration police department, getting the same benefits as police careers with early retirements and special benefits.
So far we are exception the Ministry of Internal Affairs to find a solution for this problem resuming the golden visa applications speed delivery.