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BELGRADE - The adoption of the draft law to ratify the International Labour Organisation's Convention concerning Labour Clauses in Public Contracts will introduce order into road maintenance companies, primarily in terms of employee safety, Serbian Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure Zorana Mihajlovic said on Tuesday.
Turkey is preparing to sign two ILO conventions on safety and health in mining and construction
After the mining accident in Soma, the elevator accident that resulted in the loss of 10 workers at an Istanbul construction site was the final straw. The protests that began right after the incident are still continuing.
Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International Labor Organization (ILO), has called on the next Bulgarian government to seriously address the issue of grey economy
In an interview for the Bulgarian National Radio, he argued that excessive financial discipline and pay cuts harmed economic growth and consumption.
BELGRADE - World Population Day was celebrated in Belgrade on Friday and during the event, Representative of the UN Population Fund Irena Vojackova-Sollorano said that care for the young needs to be an interest and responsibility for everyone while Assistant Minister of Youth and Sports Snezana Klasnja warned that unemployment and negative economic situation pose the biggest problem for Serbia'
Turkey signed a five-year, $15 million agreement with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) on June 20 to support development in Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (ECIS).
The moves are considered to be a signal of Turkeyâs enhanced focus on sustainable and inclusive growth in the region.