The living conditions of labor migrants in the Netherlands are worse than previously thought. Employees struggle with physical and mental problems, receive little or no medical care and have to work long hours.
Here are the new rules and regulations which come into effect in 2022. The minimum wage is going up from €1,701 to €1,725 per month for those 21 years old and older. The new government has pledged to increase the minimum wage
Dutch local authorities are failing to provide enough suitable accommodation for seasonal workers, and opposition from locals is often the reason why, current affairs show Nieuwsuur reported on Sunday evening.
Every year many foreigners find au pair work in Amsterdam or the Netherlands, however, Dutch au pair agencies have been scrutinized due to reports of exploitation. Every year, thousands of young Asian women find au pair work in the Netherlands.
Last year, more than 500 Asian cooks received a working visa to work in the Netherlands through a special migration scheme. The government does not check whether these cooks are really necessary.
Abuse in the hospitality industry: 500 cooks from Asia brought to the Netherlands while there was usually no work for them
More than five hundred Asian cooks were brought to the Netherlands last year, while there was usually no work at all for them. Many of them become victims of exploitation.
The government adjusts the amount of the minimum wage twice a year – on 1 January and 1 July – in line with changes in average collectively agreed wages in the Netherlands.
As every year, a whole raft of new rules, regulations, tax updates and other changes come into force at the start of the New Year. Here’s what you need to know. The basic income tax rate will go down
China Catering Industry Expo (CIE CHINA) is the first professional exhibition to put forward the concept of catering industry since the New China is founded. It’s a procurement event only focusing on the whole food
The Netherlands will take a major step towards returning to ‘normal’ on July 1, with new rules for cafes, cinemas and events – and major changes to the situation on public transport.
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Together we will continue working to control coronavirus in the Netherlands. Handwashing, staying at home as much as possible, working from home, keeping a distance from others – all
The outbreak of coronavirus originated from China has given rise to widespread racism towards Chinese and non-Chinese with Asian appearance. Many Chinese and Asians
Duiven – Two companies in Duiven, where four illegal Chinese workers were found, received a fine of 4000 euros per illegal worker. The municipality reported this. The
The Chinese friends who operate Chinese restaurants in the Netherlands would notice the obvious change in recent years that the business of traditional Chinese Indonesian restaurant
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Fruit farmers and other companies who employ many labor migrants have to deal with the decrease of Polish workers. It is expected that Asians will replace
From 1 July 2017, the age of minimum wage was reduced from 23 to 21, and employees aged 22 and above would be entitled to a full legal minimum wage. The wages of employees
Although job vacancies increasingly ask for staff with no ‘9 to 5 mentality’, eight-hour workday is still the norm in the Netherlands. And it has been for one hundred years
The SZW Inspectorate found many violations during building inspections in Amsterdam. It appeared that an inspection was necessary in more than half of the 29 construction sites.