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Financial aid is implementation of presidential directives to disburse regular workers’ salaries in sectors affected by virus
Egypt records 1,455 new cases, 36 new deaths, raising country’s total infections to 38,284
Workers at 1,530 tourism establishments affected by COVID-19 receive aid to protect tourism sector labour force
Aid represents 100% of basic wages for workers affected by COVID-19
NSWMP to develop municipal solid waste system, raise efficiency in selected governorates
About 12,000 stranded Egyptians have arrived home on 70 flights since late April, says Civil Aviation Ministry source
Up to 3,800 tourist establishments apply for emergency aid: Minister of Manpower
Landmark will offer protective clothing to medical staff at Al-Qasr Al-Eini, El-Demerdash hospitals
The ministry said the lack of information prevents many workers from getting their full rights, whilst also preventing financial support from arriving to those who deserve it, especially during crises.
In a press conference on Monday, Jabbour added that 13% of Egypt’s coronavirus infections are amongst healthcare workers.
20% of Italy’s healthcare workers contracted coronavirus, says Araujo
“I only have two options. If I stayed at home, I will die of hunger. If I went out, I might die of disease,” says day labourer
Al-Assi said that calls can be made all the week, even during holidays, from 9:00 to 17:00.
Companies which want to continue, or halt operating have to commit to state preventive measures, the PM said
Social media reports on hantavirus groundless and irresponsible, ambassador Liao Li Qiang said
Moreover, contractors have thousands of labourers who need to work to secure appropriate income and it would be the companies’ responsibility to pay them regularly even if they were forced to reduce working hours or days.
Mohamed Saad, the company president, told Daily News Egypt that Shuaa will provide its employees with gloves, disinfectants, and wipes for use during their work, stressing that the company will not lay off workers since no bills can be issued with meter reading.
The sources pointed out that those representatives have limited their visits to all project sites since the government announced first cases of coronavirus about a month ago.
Many projects on ground support women to break through glass ceiling, bridge gender gap, says Karen Curtis
“Participation rate in economic activity (Labour force according to the population of 15 years and above) reached 43.3% of total Egyptian population in 2018,” CAPMAS revealed.
New draft law was prepared after dropping amendment to current law, says Ghada Wally
Over six million workers fear being replaced by more efficient robots with little pay
Certificate proceeds from NBE, ABE amounted to EGP 16m in first week
Comments came during discussion of National Cement Company where 1,600 workers are on strike
Capital allocations for Al-Sisi’s initiative on temporary workers insurance is under study, say MPs
Meetings with 6 ministries to lay out strategy to provide insurance to seasonal labourers
The Ministry of Housing announced offering 18,061 units, as part of its social housing project, for Egyptians working abroad in 11 governorates, at prices ranging from EGP 175,000 to EGP 250,000, to be paid in dollars. Mai Abdel Hamid, head of the Mortgage Finance Fund (MFF), said, at a press conference held by the ministry …
Workers demand the newly issued 10% bounce as well as late payments
Three workers were killed in a spillover of chemicals in the company’s factory
The arrested workers are accused of deliberately causing the power outage