An agreement between the social partners was a prerequisite for the one-off Sunday opening on December 19th. I am pleased that the social partnership that is practiced in Vienna is proving its quality right now in times of crisis and that it enables a unique opening of trade in Vienna on December 19, said Barbara Teiber, chairwoman of the GPA (union of employees in the private sector).
Stability and security are the factors that characterize our city, despite all the corona-related challenges. Together with the social partnership, we will continue on this path of security in order to lead Vienna and its residents safely through the pandemic, ”emphasized driver when signing the necessary regulation.
“I am very pleased that we were able to achieve a quick, social partnership solution and thus the business in Vienna on Sunday, December 19th. be allowed to unlock. This gives stationary retail the chance to compensate for at least part of the failure caused by the recent lockdown.
Putting common things above what divides is particularly important in times of crisis. The Vienna way of cooperation, which we have been following for a long time, has proven itself once again, ”says Walter Ruck, President of the Vienna Chamber of Commerce.