Labor Update Bulletin #34 (05/2018)

May 26, 2018


In this bulletin…

• Outcry over “pension payments at 68” proposal;

• Number of elderly people in employment breaks 8 million;

• How much disparity in allowances is acceptable? Supreme Court hears arguments;

• MHWL cracks down on illegal overtime at 2,848 workplaces;

• Kandai gets citation over overtime – teacher who reported to the Labor Standards Office is terminated;

• Nagasaki University breaks promises and dismisses several faculty members to avoid “unlimited conversion”, claiming the reason to be “duties under review”;

• And more!

(Translated from Japanese)