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We are prepared to engage with the employer on issues of productivity in addition to a general wage round agreement.
The last wage round saw 21,000 workers at JLR vote by an overwhelming 78.
None of those polled felt they would have to press for pay cuts in the coming wage round.
Consumption will be supported to some extent by recent tax cuts and by high wages negotiated in the last national wage round.
According to Volvo, 'The deal means that all employees - both white-collar and blue-collar - contribute to lowering staff costs in 2009, in part by postponing the (next) wage round.
In the 2008 wage round covering the private sector, it was agreed to reform the AFP as from 2010, making it an income supplement for people over age 62, thereby restoring work incentives.
While the figures show little immediate danger of inflationary pay growth, the continuing tightness in the labour market will keep hawks on the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee focused on the New Year wage round.
Nationally only 34% of employers expect to come out of the 2008 wage round with a settlement of 4% or higher, according to Employment Review's annual Pay Prospects Survey.
The downward trend indicates the expected strong pay growth as a result of January's wage round had yet to materialise.
The downward trend indicates that the expected strong pay growth as a result of January's wage round had yet to materialise.
5% in the current wage round, according to a report over the weekend.
We have put forward a solution on pay as part of our upcoming wage round.