Keyword: employers

French law 'to give staff right to snub emails outside office hours'

Labour minister Myriam El Khomri is reportedly planning to introduce law that bans employers from sending staff out-of-hours emails or texts.

French workers to work an extra year to qualify for full pension

From 2019, most employees in private sector will have to work until 63 to get full pension, but will get a bonus if they delay retirement until 64.

French employers urge Hollande to speed up reforms and cut spending

Bosses publish open letter saying president 'must act quickly, with determination and consistency' due to 'urgency' of France's economic situation.

France’s Hollande offers tax-cutting ‘pact’ to companies

In his New Year message to the nation, French president unveils plans for new agreement with employers in bid to reduce jobless total.

French unions, employers agree changes to labour laws

President Hollande leads chorus of approval over deal that will give more flexibility to employers but also offer more protection to employees.

Tough challenge for French labour reforms

President Hollande walks tightrope with reforms to ease labour costs and layoff procedures, while also offering guarantees against job losses.