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Labor and Social Security Minister Faruk Çelik said on Aug. 22 the government has reached an agreement with representatives of civil servant unions on a raise in public workers’ wages
A majority of blue collar workers have named poor working conditions as the biggest reason to find a new job, according to a survey by Eleman.net, a leading recruitment website for this group of laborers.
The unemployment rate will likely rise soon due to the slowdown in several sectors, which had up to now been the biggest job generators
ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency
Young people from across G-20 member countries meeting in Turkey have warned their leaders about the growing issues of youth unemployment and inequality
ISTANBUL - Doğan News Agency
Turkey’s unemployment rate stood at 9.6 percent in the April period, falling to single digit levels after nine months, as the tourism sector began to employ seasonal employees, according to data released by the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK) on July 15.
A new report by the Bahçeşehir University Center for Economic and Social Research (BETAM) has revealed Turkish women believe work assures their self-confidence and financial freedom, contrary to the prejudice they work only as a financial obligation
ISPARTA - Reuters
Many of the workers in the bright-pink fields in this southwest Turkish province have an unexpected connection with the flowers they are tending.
Elif Ergu - ISTANBUL
Only 4.4 million of 8.1 million employed women in Turkey were registered, lower than the population of Turkey’s third largest city, according to the head of the Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey (KAGİDER).
HONG KONG - Agence France-Presse
Scandal-hit bank HSBC said on June 9 it would cut its global headcount by up to 50,000 as part of a restructuring that entails its withdrawal from Brazil and Turkey, while it also mulls abandoning London as its HQ
ANKARA - Anadolu Agency
Public servants’ wages are set to increase in 2016 and 2017 thanks to a collective bargaining process which will start on Aug. 3
MADRID - Agence France-Presse
Air traffic controllers in Spain on June 8 launched a staggered four-day strike that could affect around 5,300 flights in the world’s third most visited country
PARIS - Agence France-Presse
French farmers protesting over falling food prices threatened to step up blockades of cities, roads and tourist sites on July 22, as the government prepared to unveil emergency aid for them
Ford Otosan has announced production activities have resumed in its İnönü plant in the central Anatolian province of Eskişehir as of June 3 after labor protests at the plant ended
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