Labor Laws of Afghanistan

It probably does not comes as a surprise when we say that Afghanistan is one of the most underdeveloped states in the world. With issues ranging from human rights violation to ethnic violence and the hold of extremist groups over the state’s resources – Afghanistan has struggled to establish a strong state.

Maternity Leave Policy in India

Effective since 2017, India revised its labor laws with regards to the provision of maternity leave for the female working population. With an increase from 12 to 26 weeks, the private sector is now on par with the leave amounts granted to women working in the public sector. Even though India has become one of […]

The Labor Code of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is the 13th largest country in the world by land area, with a population of over 34.27 million. It comprises 13 regions, also known as the Emirates, including Riyadh, Mecca, and northern border regions. It is also the biggest nation in the Middle East and the second biggest republic in the Arab realm.

Women’s Worker Rights in China

If you are a woman in China interested in mining, logging, or anything that involves carrying 44 pounds or more, Chinese labor laws may prevent you from being able to work in that field. However, activists are constantly trying to get these laws changed as well as to prevent similar future laws.   Learn more […]

Belgian Corona Premium

Per Royal Decree, Belgian companies that have performed well during the coronavirus crisis may grant, in 2021, a one-off increase in the form of a corona bonus of a maximum of EUR 500 (Euros).

The Labor Law of Turkey

The labor law of Turkey is applicable to both foreign and local citizens residing in Turkey. Some of the clauses mentioned in the law have been recently revised, such as an article about severance payment. In this blog post, we will review the labor law of Turkey and study some of its clauses and their […]

Mexico’s Labor Law

There are two categories that govern Mexico’s labor law – Federal Labor Law and Social Security Law. The labor law defines the rules and regulations pertaining to labor courts, labor unions, and labor relations. It also enlists the total wages for specific and general work that may vary according to the economic region.