Business & Pleasure

Business & Pleasure April 29, 2019 | 10:19 am

Labor Day comes with challenges for employees

Labor Day, which is officially celebrated on May 1, finds the Dominican working-class immersed in two vital discussions: the reform of the Labor Code and the increase in the minimum wage that prevails in the country. In both cases, the negotiations between the employers' sector and the trade unions are stalled on such vital issues as the intention to eliminate unemployment and the cap that empl