Slovenia - Collective agreement in retail - November 30, 2017

The trade unions and employers in the retail sector have signed a collective agreement. The agreement prescribes that store workers may not work more than two Sundays per month. Moreover, they will earn double-time pay on Sundays, and the hourly rate must not fall below 5.4 euro on Sundays. Moreover, stores will remain closed on certain holidays. The agreement also includes provisions for a better work-life balance, for instance for persons raising children, for pregnant women and women who have giving birth.

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