Congress approves another version of bill in first debate.
#CostaRica 🇨🇷 #LaborAlertBDS: Holidays must be observed on a Monday. Bill advances in Legislative Assembly
Deputies approve in first reading the observance of holidays on Mondays.
#CostaRica 🇨🇷 #ArticleBDS: Five changes leading us to the “new normal” in labor matters post Covid-19
No one knows exactly when this crisis will come to an end; regulations and recommendations issued by Governments, institutions and specialized agencies change on an everyday basis. Despite this,[...]
#CostaRica 🇨🇷 #ArticleBDS: Implications of the entry into force of equal marriage in employment relationships
In 2016, the International Labor Organization presented the results from the OIT ORGULLO (PRIDE) study concerning the work situation of LGTBI population in Costa Rica, evidencing the discrimination[...]
Next June 21th is not a holiday in Costa Rica, at least not yet.
#CostaRica 🇨🇷 #LaborAlertBDS: A bill to move holidays to Fridays is progressing but has not yet been approved
A bill intended to discuss the issue of Monday holidays was published yesterday.
Suspension of limitation periods and authorization of circulation for builders, electricians and workers of companies engaged in the production of beds and mattresses.
December 1 st has been declared Army Abolition Day.
#Panama 🇵🇦 #LaborAlertBDS: Executive Branch Orders Suspension of Utility Payments and Reaches an Agreement with Panama’s Bank Association
On May 04, 2020, the President of the Republic enacted Bill No. 295 referring to the payment of public utilities. Also, the President stated that he reached an agreement with Panama’s Bank[...]
On May 17, 2020 the following Presidential Decrees were enacted: