Tag: Ministry of Labour

Ministry of Labor supports the creation of a “subsidy fund” for the ELN

Ministry of Labor supports the creation of a “subsidy fund” for the ELN

The announcement of a controversial and new proposal proposed by the president Gustavus Petro concerning the establishment of a “subsidy fund” for members of the National Liberation Army (Eln), has kept the opinions of the national political sector divided. So far the voices have been heard from both those who criticize it and even those […]

Pension reform approved in first debate

Pension reform approved in first debate

In addition, Article 3 has been adopted, which supports the pillar structure, ie the backbone of the project. One of the points is the threshold of price to the contributing pillar, which will be 3 minimum wages, “allowing for greater benefit for the elderly without possibility by income and that with a monthly income of […]

Labor reform: During public hearings, they analyze and socialize its impact

Labor reform: During public hearings, they analyze and socialize its impact

Currently, the Seventh Committee of the House of Representatives is holding a public hearing on the labor reform, seeking to analyze and socialize the benefits and impact this initiative will have on the country. Social organizations, workers and speakers of this initiative were summoned to this conference, as well as the Minister of Labor, Gloria […]

Mintrabajo will investigate working conditions of the ‘rappitenderos’

Mintrabajo will investigate working conditions of the ‘rappitenderos’

The Department of Labor said it will thoroughly investigate the working conditions of Rappi platform workers. This was decided during a socialization meeting in the Seventh Committee of the House of Representatives to discuss the most relevant points of the labor reform bill. “They are not going to change the country by force, what we […]

Labor and pension reform projects will be discussed this Monday

Labor and pension reform projects will be discussed this Monday

The Minister of Labour, Gloria Ines Ramirez, It has held bilateral meetings with trade unions and production unions to take a point-by-point look at the proposals related to the world of work and pensions and to adjust some details. The government and major union centers such as the Colombian Confederation of Workers (CTC)the Unitary Central […]

ILO recommends taking measures to set a daily limit on working hours

ILO recommends taking measures to set a daily limit on working hours

The Committee of Experts of the ILO advised the national government to take specific measures to ensure that a certain day limit is set for the working day in practice. This was identified in the presentation of comments to the country in relation to the ratified agreements and should be taken into account when discussing […]

Department of Labor is making progress in regulating sex work

Department of Labor is making progress in regulating sex work

In Cartagena, the technical table for sex work analysis was developed in accordance with the tasks of the Ministry of Labor in view of the need for regulation. “We are not only guaranteeing the rights of sex workers, but also complying with an order from the Constitutional Court,” said Labor Minister Gloria Inés Ramírez. In […]

Almost half of the unemployed receive no subsidies

Almost half of the unemployed receive no subsidies

Four in ten unemployed in mainland Portugal do not have access to a single social security support in this way, according to the accounts made by DN/Dinheiro Vivo based on July data from the Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional (IEFP) and from Social Safety. Despite the historic drop in unemployment to 277,466 people, the […]

9.5 million from the ‘bazooka’ to give homes to the homeless or vulnerable people

9.5 million from the ‘bazooka’ to give homes to the homeless or vulnerable people

The government will use €9.5 million from the European ‘bazooka’ to provide shelter for the homeless and shared homes for families, the elderly, people with disabilities and others who are in a situation of social vulnerability, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. Labor announced Thursday. . The aim is to create 120 places for insertion […]

Taxing profits to help pay pensions is a scenario being studied

Taxing profits to help pay pensions is a scenario being studied

Taxing corporate profits, increasing social security contributions or encouraging taxpayers to save are among the various solutions that will be analyzed by the new Commission on the Sustainability of Social Security to help pay pensions in the future, he told Dinheiro Vivo, the coordinator of that entity, Mariana Trigo Pereira. The conclusions will be delivered […]

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