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European Union court rules workers entitled to paid annual leave

European Union court rules workers entitled to paid annual leave

In regard to the determination of leave made by Member States under Article 7 (1), the court clarified that the Member States must not make the right to paid leave "subject to any preconditions whatsoever". In a case involving a United Kingdom window salesman, the European court of justice (ECJ) in Luxembourg - whose continuing jurisdiction is vehemently opposed by Brexiters - has reinforced employees' rights. Consulte Mais Informação

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Refreshed 2018 Mazda6 Gets 250 HP Turbo Engine and New Interior

Refreshed 2018 Mazda6 Gets 250 HP Turbo Engine and New Interior

Standard LED headlights and paint that extends lower in the fascia than in past models also dress the front of the vehicle. Mazda calls the evolution of its Kodo design language "Mature Elegance". Honda has Acura. But for Mazda, this is as high-end as it gets. What about the powertrain? Under the hood, Mazda has backed up all those visual changes with a punchier turbo engine. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel bars Swiss diplomats from Gaza after Hamas talks

Israel bars Swiss diplomats from Gaza after Hamas talks

The major disagreements between the two groups were on the question of thousands of employees were appointed by Hamas movement after the movement's violent takeover of the Gaza Strip mid of 2007. A first deadline under the accord was met, with Hamas handing control of Gaza's borders to the PA on November 1. Hamas has hired around 50,000 civil servants to replace them in the past decade, and the fate of those staff members is a key sticking point, with unions insisting on a settlement. Consulte Mais Informação

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HLN to revisit 'The Monica Lewinsky Scandal' with two-hour special

HLN to revisit 'The Monica Lewinsky Scandal' with two-hour special

She had retweeted a promo for the special, photo-shopping a red line in front of the words "The Monica Lewinsky Scandal" and replacing it with her own suggestions: "The Starr Investigation" or "The Clinton Impeachment". The Clinton-Lewinsky retrospective comes as several big and powerful names from the political, media and entertainment industry have been accused of sexual misconduct in recent months, including Republican Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore, Sen. Consulte Mais Informação

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PHOTOSCENE: Buhari inaugurates committee on minimum wage

PHOTOSCENE: Buhari inaugurates committee on minimum wage

Recommendations made by the national minimum wage committee will be drafted as an executive bill and forwarded to the national assembly for consideration and passage into law. Olubunmi Adekoje, Director General, Federation of Construction Industry (FOCI) Alhaji Ahmed Ladan Gobi, Chairman, Kaduna East Branch, Manufacturers' Association (MAN), Otunba Francis Oluwagbenre, Hajia Muheeba Dankaka, President, Kano Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Prince Degun Agboade, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Opposition wants Russian pressure for Syria deal within six months

After failing to bring a solution to the prolonged Syria war by seven rounds of talks, the eighth round of Geneva talks this time is also not expected to achieve any breakthrough, analysts say. "The thing the regime is most afraid of is political negotiations", Hariri said. Syria's opposition wants Russian Federation and other states to put pressure on President Bashar al-Assad to engage in peace talks in Geneva to produce a political solution within six months, the chief of its ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Rapids tab Anthony Hudson as manager

Rapids tab Anthony Hudson as manager

Hudson, 36, left his position as All Whites manager last week, having crashed to a 2-0 defeat in the intercontinental play-off with Peru for next year's World Cup. Hudson says he's "impressed by the club's culture, front office and vision for the future". Born in the USA, he began his managerial career in 2008 when he took the reins of third-tier American team Real Maryland Monarchs at the age of 27. Consulte Mais Informação

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Legionella detetada em escola no Alentejo

Legionella detetada em escola no Alentejo

A informação foi avançada, esta terça feira à noite, em comunicado pelo diretor do Agrupamento de Escolas de Ourique, Fernando Santos. O presidente da Câmara Municipal de Ourique garantiu que "não existe qualquer caso de doença entre os alunos", justificando que a autarquia "informou e está em contacto com a Unidade Local de Saúde", justificou. Consulte Mais Informação

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