Assembly approves Labor Justice Law

The Organic Law for Labor Justice and Recognition of Home Labor was approved yesterday during the second and final debate of the National Assembly, which was approved with a total of 91 votes in favor, 29 against and 17 abstentions. This law comprises the affiliation of 1,500,000...

International Labor Organization will come to Ecuador to discuss Labor Justice bill

A mission of the International Labour Organization (ILO) will arrive to the country next January 26, for five days, in whichwill meet with representatives of workers and employers, as well as judicial and legislative authorities, in order to know the main approaches of the Labor...

Debate over labor reforms begins today at the Assembly

For 10:30 is provided the initial debate in the National Assembly of the document that proposes reforms to the Labour Code, including the elimination of the fixed term. Another issue that generated extensive discussion at the Commission on Rights of Workers, was the affiliation...

Neves crosses accusations with Rousseff in the first broadcast debate

Opposition leader Aécio Neves, in the race for the Brazilian Presidency with the current head of state, Dilma Rousseff, yesterday took the opportunity during the first of four broadcast debates, agreed between them, to criticize the government for the economic crisis and...

Freedom of Speech in Ecuador Discussion Arrives to the US

In a hearing called by the Interamerican Commission of Human Rights (CIDH for its Spanish acronym), two different positions regarding the Ecuadorian freedom of speech will be debated today in Washington, EE.UU. The official delegation sent by the Ecuadorian president Rafael...