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  • Migrant
  • Eligible Mozambican candidates for transnational migrant labor positions to East Germany had to be between eighteen and twenty-five years of age, physically fit, and have completed at least a fourth-grade education. (europenowjournal.org)
  • collective
  • In Cape Verdean collective memory, the channelling by Portuguese colonial authorities of contract labourers to São Tomé is associated with slavery and suffering. (openedition.org)
  • This article juxtaposes the collective memory with the narrative of a former contract labourer, senhor Fernando, who paints a relatively positive picture of his distant years in São Tomé. (openedition.org)
  • In popular collective memory, migration as a contract labourer to the plantations of São Tomé e Príncipe was the last, dreaded resort when recurring droughts in the archipelago resulted in famine and death. (openedition.org)
  • 3 This article compares this collective national memory with the story of an elderly Cape Verdean man, senhor Fernando, who took "the long way" to the São Tomé plantations in 1952 and worked there as a contract labourer for seven years, until 1960. (openedition.org)
  • Department of La
  • We couldn't be more pleased to have another opportunity to serve the Department of Labor. (medindia.net)
  • In its effort to double the number of Registered Apprenticeship programs nationwide, the U.S. Department of Labor announced today the availability of up to 12 ApprenticeshipUSA Industry Intermediary Contracts to national organizations to start or scale apprenticeship programs that meet the occupational and skill needs of their industries. (enewspf.com)
  • dispute
  • Months of congestion at West Coast ports -- the result of a labor dispute and other logistical problems -- led to major shifts in U.S. trade patterns. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Southern California port officials say it could take up to three months to clear cargo that piled up during a labor dispute that threatened to cripple West Coast commerce. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • West Coast ports are emerging from the most contentious labor dispute in more than a decade, but lingering resentment and structural problems may complicate a return to normality. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • After a long-running labor dispute that at times all but closed West Coast ports, the trade gateways--including the nation's busiest in Los Angeles and Long Beach---are getting back to work. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • reform
  • Only when these outstanding issues have been resolved will the NPC Law Commission consider putting reform of the Labour Contract Law on the agenda, he said. (clb.org.hk)
  • Our analysis of the 1997 policy reform suggests that a 5 percentage point reduction in the payroll tax is associated with an 8% increase in permanent labour demand. (repec.org)
  • It concludes that Swedish policy makers recognise the need to take steps to tackle mental ill-health and its labour market implications, but that a more comprehensive reform effort and a long-term commitment to it is needed in order to prevent problems from arising in the first place and respond more effectively when they do occur. (oecd.org)
  • workforce
  • The department will award both single and multi-industry contracts to national organizations - such as industry associations, joint labor management organizations, workforce groups, educational institutions, and consortia of organizations - that will provide financial and technical assistance to employers pursuing apprenticeship training. (enewspf.com)
  • contractor
  • 4.The Act applies to every establishment/contractor in which 20 or more workmen are employed or were employed on any day in the preceding 12 months as contract labour and to every contractor who employs or who employed on any day of the preceding 12 months, 20 or more workmen. (hrinfo.in)
  • Governments
  • 6.The Central Government and State Governments are required to set up Central and State Advisory Contract Labour Boards to advise the respective Governments on matters arising out of the administration of the Act as are referred to them. (hrinfo.in)
  • OECD governments increasingly recognise that policy has a major role to play in keeping people with mental ill-health in employment or bringing those outside of the labour market back to it, and in preventing mental illness. (oecd.org)
  • dismissal
  • Nine months into the talks, a worker on the bargaining committee was fired for a prank that would never have led to a dismissal had the contract been in force and a grievance procedure in place. (labornotes.org)
  • market
  • The law's detractors, led by former Finance Minister Lou Jiwei , have long argued that the Labour Contract Law has increased costs for businesses and made the labour market too inflexible. (clb.org.hk)
  • Moreover, Guo added, it is one-sided and simplistic to argue that giving employers more power to hire and fire employees will improve labour market flexibility. (clb.org.hk)
  • Unemployment and finance: how do financial and labour market factors interact? (repec.org)
  • Tackling mental ill-health of the working-age population is becoming a key issue for labour market and social policies in OECD countries. (oecd.org)
  • It concludes that the Danish system has a number of strengths that have yet to be used in a more effective way, but also that quite a few changes are needed in order to raise the labour market particiption of people with mental ill-health. (oecd.org)
  • employers
  • They pointed toward the idea that the biggest threat to our contract was the growth of non-union employers-a fact that members who don't attend union meetings may not have been aware of. (labornotes.org)
  • last
  • West Coast dockworkers ratified a labor contract Friday covering 29 ports, ending a year-long process for a new deal that erupted into labor strife on the docks.The new contract, which the union and shipping companies started negotiating last May, will. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • single
  • It also gave us a great statistic to use at our contract meeting to demonstrate that our union was united around a single bargaining agenda. (labornotes.org)
  • The single-industry contracts will support the growth of apprenticeship programs in the healthcare, construction, transportation and logistics, energy, manufacturing, and information and communications technology sectors. (enewspf.com)
  • This paper discusses the pros and cons of a single labour contract. (oecd.org)
  • union
  • For a union bargaining team, a contract survey can be one of your most useful tools. (labornotes.org)
  • Our contract survey asked four questions about the increasing non-union competition, including this yes/no question: "Will increasing non-union competition make it more difficult in the future to secure the raises and benefit fund increases that we need? (labornotes.org)
  • After a two-year battle that culminated with students occupying the president's office in May, the maintenance staff at Sarah Lawrence College in Yonkers, New York, finally has a union contract. (labornotes.org)
  • A pro-union teach-in featured filmmaker Michael Moore (along with Mark Brenner, the director of Labor Notes). (labornotes.org)
  • Year
  • Every year, the tradition holds that the second weekend after Labor Day weekend is the famous Annual Bennington Car Show & Swap Meet. (torquenews.com)
  • issues
  • Contrary to what you might think, contract surveys are not the place to start finding out the core issues motivating your membership. (labornotes.org)
  • chance
  • As a consequence, there is a chance that the Labour Contract Law will die of neglect even before legislators get the chance to revise it. (clb.org.hk)
  • time
  • As such, the conditions are not right for revision of the Labour Contract Law at this time," said Guo Linmao, Director of the NPC Law Commission's Social Law Office. (clb.org.hk)
  • group
  • Abhilash Kumar Y , who was the regional manager of the Infosys, has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Uralungal Labour Contract Co-operative Society ( ULCCS ) group, a noted co-operative venture in Kerala. (indiatimes.com)
  • Before we draft a contract survey, we identify each group that may have different core concerns-and make sure the survey includes questions that address each. (labornotes.org)
  • award
  • d) The Contracting Officer may not make an award to the offeror, if the offeror fails to execute the certification in paragraph (a) of this provision or to contact the Contracting Officer as required in paragraph (c) of this provision. (acquisition.gov)
  • allow
  • As soon as the backlog has been cleared, the fixed-term job has come to an end and it is fair to allow the fixed-term contract to expire. (labourguide.co.za)
  • respect
  • b) Certification by the offeror as to its compliance with respect to the contract also constitutes its certification as to compliance by its subcontractor if it subcontracts out the exempt services. (acquisition.gov)