Smart application drivers strike to reiterate their demands and to protest against the lack of state response to their demands.
Smart application drivers strike to reiterate their demands and to protest against the lack of state response to their demands. Their demands include renewing their work permits through the Land Transport Regulatory Commission (LTRC) without referring to their companies, reducing the service charge deducted by companies to 15 %, cancelling the 4% tax withheld from drivers by companies, aligning companies tariffs with LTRC tariffs, increasing penalties for companies that do not align with LTRC tariffs, aligning job security standards with LTRC standards, conditioning the ban of drivers and removal of their work permits to LTRC approval and reducing work permit fees to 200 dinars.
Actors / Mobilising structures:
Workers group: Self-employed
Mode of action:
Strike / Strike announcement
Reform (advocating for limited change in political; socio-economic...)
Cause/ Grievances/ Framing CA:
Access to socio-eco rights: Labour rights
Location on national territory: Governorate level