Assembly approved the administration of 54 unemployment funds by Biess

The National Assembly yesterday approved on second debate, the draft Law of Amending Law on Social Security and to the Biess Law for the Closed Supplemental Pension Fund´s Administration “We have 7163 sheets of complaints for non-payment or refund of the unemployment funds....

Assembly is expected to vote today on the pension funds

Today is expected to be completed the second debate in the Assembly on the draft pension funds. After that, it is expected that the rapporteur Betty Carrillo (AP) decides to accept or not the remarks made in plenary, to then proceed with the voting. The session would begin at...

Draft Law to the Labour Code is proposed in two versions

The draft Law to the Labor Code is proposed in two versions within the government. The Minister for Industrial Relations, Carlos Marx Carrasco, will deliver the project to President Rafael Correa until next week, so he can make his observations and send it to the Assembly for...

Workers Commission approved the timetable for the new Labor Code draft

Betty Carrillo (AP), President of the Committee on the Rights of Workers of the Assembly, closed yesterday’s session with the approval of the Schedule to develop the new Labour Code. Now, the committee will have three months to discuss the proposal of the Government and...

Alianza País prepares new Labour Code

The government is working on a new version of the Labour Code, which would be submitted in October and approved by the National Assembly until the first quarter of 2015. The Minister for Labour Relations Carlos Marx Carrasco said that after meeting with t...

Draft Labour Code will collect proposals until July

Betty Carrillo, Assemblywoman, confirmed yesterday that the proposals of the draft Labour Code submitted by the Minister of Labour Relations will be collected until 15 July. From that time the members of the National Assembly will conduct a review of the agreements and...

Union groups exposed labor concerns

In the roundtable discussion organized by the Commission of Worker Rights of the Assembly in Milagro, Guayas province, to gather criteria relating from labor groups about the draft Code of Labour Relations, different sectors presented their positions on the monthly allocation of...

Debate on Labour Code was postponed until 2015

So said the chairman of the Committee on the Rights of Workers in the Assembly and Assemblywoman of Alianza PAIS (AP), Betty Carrillo. “There is no intentionality to approve it (the Code) this year,” she added. Although the AP block included the Organic Code of Labour...