The European Commission has welcomed today's definitive adoption by the EU's Council of Ministers of new measures to better enforce EU rules on the posting of workers. The new Posting of Workers Enforcement Directive will safeguard respect for posted workers' rights in practice and strengthen the legal framework for service providers.
Commissioner László Andor has welcomed the 9th December agreement by the EU's Council of Employment and Social Policy Ministers on a so-called 'general approach' on the proposal for a Directive on the enforcement of the posting of workers.
The EU's Council of Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Ministers will meet on 9 and 10 December in Brussels.
Although it is against the law since 1968, discrimination of EU workers working in another EU country on the basis of nationality is still not properly addressed in practice.
The EU's Council of Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs (EPSCO) Ministers will meet on 20-21 June in Luxembourg under the Irish EU Presidency.
INCA CGIL in Brussels carried out TESSE, a transnational pilot project aiming at bolstering the exchange of best practices in the field of free movement, taking into account the entry into force of new EC Regulations 883/2004 and 987/2009.
The EU's Council of Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs (EPSCO) Ministers will meet on 6 December in Brussels under the chairmanship of Sotiroula Charalambous, the Cypriot Minister for Labour and Social Insurance.
The EU's Council of Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Ministers will meet on 21 June in Luxembourg under the chairmanship of Mette Frederiksen (Danish Minister for Employment), Karen Hækkerup (Danish Minister for Social Affairs and Integration) and Manu Sareen (Danish Minister for Gender Equality).
To make the EU single market work better for workers and for business, the Commission has proposed new rules to increase the protection of workers temporarily posted abroad.