Pay rise disappointment

16th March 2001 at 00:00
ITALY: Teachers have been awarded an average pound;90 per month pay rise backdated to January. A further pound;130 million has been found to make "merit" payments to teachers. Therise takes the monthly net salary of a teacher with 15 years' service to pound;850, still a long way short of the "European salary" staff want.

David Newbold

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