Trade Unions say Minimum Wages Directive is already working

Although the deadline for member states to adopt the European Union’s Adequate Minimum Wages Directive is not until November, Trade Union research shows that it’s already boosting the minimum pay rates set in different countries. The analysis was carried out by the European


Free speech victory claimed as court stops order to halt NatCon

Belgian justice came to the rescue of the National Conservatism (‘NatCon’) conference in Brussels. Police had blockaded the conference in Brussels on the order of a local mayor who cited what he claimed were the objectionably right-wing views of some of the speakers. His order