The EU Trio Presidency

January 11, 2016

Every six months a different member state holds the Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Holding the Presidency involves mediating and brokering compromises between the 28 EU member states and between EU institutions like the Council, European Commission … Read More

Occupational Health and Safety Standards

January 8, 2016

The ILO Constitution sets forth the principle that workers should be protected from sickness, disease and injury arising from their employment. Yet for millions of workers the reality is very different. Every day, 6,300 people die as a result of … Read More

Cost Of Living Adjustment in Malta

January 6, 2016

All full-time workers shall receive a Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) of €1.75 per week commencing 1st January 2016. Part-Time Employees shall receive €0.04 per hour increase in basic wage.