French workers see need for longer week: Econ Min
The country's 35-hour working week was introduced by the Socialist government in 2000 and has been a source of criticism from both the international community and corporate world. ... Efforts to reform the labour market by President Francois Hollande ...
Government considers extending maternity leave to boost child nutrition
NEW DELHI: The government is considering extending maternity leave to 24 weeks from 12 weeks, a government official said on Friday, adding that it would encourage more women to breastfeed and help reduce high rates of child malnutrition in the country.
Reforms should not be at the cost of labour, says Minister
The seminar was organised by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and Forum for Reforms in Corporate Laws in association with All India Organisation of Employers (AIOE), International Labour Organization (ILO) with the ...
Landon to lead PHPA for another five years
Niagara Falls Review
The lead negotiator on 20 collective bargaining agreements has grown the PHPA's membership to 1,600 from 600 and directed the labour certification of the International Hockey League, East Coast Hockey League and Central Hockey League. He credits his ...