Luu Binh Nhuong, deputy head of the Committee for People’s Aspirations, citing a report that said 30 percent of government officials "do nothing at work," said: "Many officials are too casual and irresponsible, but somehow we are trying to extend the working hours of people who do laborious jobs. The National Assembly should stand up for the weak." … [Read more...] about Vietnamese lawmakers remain insistent workers should work less
Non work related injury law
“[B]efore 2014 Liday’s $3,000 per month salary ($692.31 per week) legally compensated her for whatever total number of hours she worked, be it 20, 45, or 80 hours per week. The only limitation the law placed on Liday’s salary was that it must compensate her at least at the minimum wage rate of $8 per hour for every hour she worked. [The doctors] concede they failed to do so and owe Liday unpaid wages. But, the law does not require them to pay Liday $15.38 per hour because of that failure or retroactively to limit Liday’s salary to cover only 45 hours per week.” … [Read more...] about Live-in personal attendants: When the law at work hits home
In Massachusetts, health officials have said that nine of 10 patients interviewed reported vaping cannabis oils, some reported vaping both marijuana and nicotine, while one reported vaping only nicotine. Officials have not specified where the marijuana products were purchased. … [Read more...] about First vaping-related death reported in Mass.
The Vikings (2-2) lost 16-6 at Chicago on Sunday in another struggle for quarterback Kirk Cousins and the passing attack. Diggs is in the first season of a contract extension he signed last year. Regarding speculation he’s seeking a trade, Diggs said “there’s truth to all rumors.” Asked directly if he requested to be dealt, Diggs said, “I haven’t communicated anything.” … [Read more...] about Vikings WR Diggs ‘trying to work through’ dissatisfaction
"The people demonstrating will be doing it more out of moral conviction, a sense of duty, rather than to try to make the government back down," said Yann Raison de Cleuziou, a sociologist who has studied the conservative Catholic movement against the family reforms. … [Read more...] about French to protest pro IVF law for single women, lesbians