Friday, December 03, 2004

Unfair pay differences must stop

They never learnThe Dutch government wants an end to unfair pay differences. Minister De Geus has announced to take measures to stop the pay differences between man and women (7%), natives and immigrants (4%), full time and part time workers (5%), permanent contracts and temporary contracts (3%). The minister want to give the 'commission equal treatment' more legal means so employees can demand equal pay and he will research other means as well.

Source: Ministry of Social affairs and employment