Unions to Boycott Labor Law Meeting Over Night-Shift Pay

Six unions announced they would boycott Tuesday’s meeting with the Labor Ministry where they were to discuss amendments to the Labor Law, a move that a ministry spokesperson said misunderstood economics and would have no impact.

In a statement, the unions said they objected to a proposal to remove mandatory overtime rates for people working overnight and on holidays.

The unions had already demanded that the ministry drop the proposed amendment during two meetings in January and July, the statement said.

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