Today 10.12.2013 the president of FTTUB Ekaterina Yordanova, together with the executive secretary of the union Daniela Zlatkova and the expert of CBA in the federation Georgi Georgiev visited the Embassy of South Korea in Sofia.
The purpose of the visit was the global campaign of the International Transport workers Federation (ITF) in support of the South Korean railway workers union (KRWU).
During the campaign all members of the large family of ITF were called to submit an open letter in Korean embassies in their countries on the 10th of December.
In this letter the unions express their anxiety about what is happening with the railways KORAIL – regarding the planned strike in conjunction with the privatization of the company and the risk of infringement of the right to take protest actions.
In Sofia the representatives of FTTUB were personally greeted by the Deputy Ambassador Han Min – jung, who took the letter from Ekaterina Yordanova and assured that the voice of the Federation of Transport Trade Unions in Bulgaria will reach the South Korean government.