Letter-box companies and coordination of social security systems

By |marec 28th, 2019|coreper, News, posted workers, protectionism, Romanian Presidency, social benefits, social dumping, social security|

Ahead of a vote in the Council on Friday (29 March), which risks derailing the updating of the Regulations on Coordination of Social Security systems, Marek Benio provides some timely insight and advice.

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Europe creates labour watchdog to fight against abuses

By |februar 14th, 2019|European Labour Authority, European social pillar, Jeroen Lenaers, Marianne Thyssen, News, posted workers|

The European Parliament and member states have reached an agreement to set up a new European Labour Authority (ELA) to protect workers’ rights and launch cross-border investigations in case of potential abuses.

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Let’s make posted workers feel really secure

By |februar 4th, 2019|European Parliament, News, posted workers, Posted Workers Directive, social rights|

Marek Benio, who will chair the 6th European Labour Mobility Congress in Krakow on 14-15 March, offers his commentary regarding the European Parliament's proposals for the revision of regulations affecting social security schemes for posted workers.

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All eyes on EU’s anti-discrimination efforts

By |november 6th, 2018|corporate responsibility, debate, Discrimination, News, posted workers, Posted Workers Directive, Racism|

Associations working to fight against inequalities are calling on the EU to adopt a more aggressive policy against fraudulent employers. This approach echoes a survey showing that the majority of French people are closely following this issue. EURACTIV France reports.    

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Member states must stop building barriers for posted workers

By |oktober 9th, 2018|News, posted workers, Posted Workers Directive|

Doing business across EU borders should be frictionless. But in reality, European companies still face excessive bureaucracy when posting workers to another EU country, writes Thilo Brodtmann.

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Hungary, Poland challenge EU’s posted workers reform in court

By |oktober 5th, 2018|European Court of Justice, Hungary, News, Poland, posted workers, protectionism, Visegrad|

Hungary and Poland said on Thursday (4 October) they have gone to the European Court of Justice to challenge tighter European Union rules on the employment of workers from low-pay EU states.

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Truck drivers could pay the price for EU compromise on posted workers

By |junij 14th, 2018|European Parliament, freight transportation industry, job security, lorry drivers, News, posted workers, road transport, social europe|

Two draft laws which will be voted on during the European Parliament's plenary session on Thursday (14 June) could lead to more job insecurity for lorry drivers. EURACTIV.fr reports.

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European Parliament votes in favour of the revision on posted workers

By |maj 30th, 2018|competition, cross-border workers, Élisabeth Morin-Chartier, free movement of workers, Muriel Penicaud, News, posted workers, Posted Workers Directive, social dumping, social europe|

After 27 months of negotiations, MEPs approved a revision of the posted workers directive, an issue which symbolises divisions between East and West in the EU. EURACTIV.fr reports.

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Bulgarian truckers protest against “Macron law”

By |maj 18th, 2018|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Emmanuel Macron, EPP, mobility package, News, posted workers, protectionism, socialists, trucks|

Hundreds of truck drivers blocked roads across Bulgaria on Thursday (17 May) as European Union leaders met in Sofia, protesting against proposed EU rules they say would cost them their jobs and put their firms out of business.

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Poland defends a Europe of states

By |april 9th, 2018|citizen consultations, Emmanuel Macron, EU federations, European Commission, European integration, European Union, freedom of movement, IFRI, Jacek Czaputowicz, News, Poland, posted workers|

Poland's foreign minister has called for strengthening the role of states and national parliaments in the European decision-making process and moving away from the federalist model. EURACTIV.fr reports.

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