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Taiwan employers hiring Vietnamese workers in lieu of OFWs – NGO – InterAksyon

InterAksyon Taiwan employers hiring Vietnamese workers in lieu of OFWs – NGOInterAksyonMANILA – Taiwan employers are hiring Vietnamese workers in lieu of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) after Taiwan stopped issuing visas to Filipinos over the killing by members of the … Continue reading

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Taiwan employers hiring Vietnamese workers in lieu of OFWs – NGO – InterAksyon

InterAksyon Taiwan employers hiring Vietnamese workers in lieu of OFWs – NGOInterAksyonMANILA – Taiwan employers are hiring Vietnamese workers in lieu of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) after Taiwan stopped issuing visas to Filipinos over the killing by members of the … Continue reading

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Hollande says employers to pay 75% tax rate

By switching the burden of the 75 per cent levy to companies, the French president is seeking to save a key election pledge Financial Times – Asia homepage

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New law makes it illegal for employers in California and Illinois to demand Facebook passwords

New laws that took effect on January 1st, 2013 make it illegal for employers to demand access to their workers’ password-protected Facebook (FB) accounts. After some high-profile instances of companies requiring access to employees’ accounts, Congress was asked to consider … Continue reading

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Japanese employers try to unseat ‘window tribe’

Companies in Japan are turning to voluntary retirement schemes as a way of reducing staff costs and avoiding breaking labour laws Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Congress introduces new bill to stop employers from demanding your Facebook password

Earlier this month, the state of Maryland passed a first-in-the-nation bill preventing your employer from demanding your Facebook password. Now, it seems federal lawmakers are ready to follow their act: Representatives Eliot Engel (D-NY) and Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) introduced a bill to … Continue reading

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Employers attack Italy’s labour reforms

Mario Monti has been accused of watering down Italy’s labour reforms to appease trade union and the centre-left Democratic party Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Facebook: You have the right not to give employers your passwords

In recent months, an increasing number of companies and organizations have been asking prospective employees not only for their Facebook usernames, but also for their passwords. What started as a seemingly isolated incident in North Carolina last year turned out to be … Continue reading

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Facebook warns employers not to demand passwords

Facebook is warning employers not to demand the passwords of job applicants, saying that it’s an invasion of privacy that opens companies to legal liabilities. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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Senator: Employers shouldn’t seek site passwords

A Democratic senator from Connecticut is writing a bill that would stop the practice of employers asking job applicants for their Facebook or other social media passwords, he told The Associated Press on Thursday. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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