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Labour: Notification from the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training

Date of publication: 10-01-2019


Category: Legal updates


Audience: All


Labour:  

Notification from the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training (MLVT)

        On December 28, 2018, the MLVT issued a Notification concerning the Seniority Payment. As provided by the above-mentioned notification, according to The Law on Amendment of Article 87 title “” Part 3 of Chapter 4, Articles 89, 90, 91, 94, 110, 120 and 122 of the Labour Law, employees with an undetermined duration contract (a long-term contract), will receive the payment of the seniority twice per year, which will take place in June and December of each year starting from 2019 onward.

        With regards to the seniority payment to employees prior to 2019, the MLVT is working with private sectors to determine a specific timetable for enterprises as well as relevant institutions to fulfil such obligation.