ISRAEL – Immigration authorities announce extensive enforcement inspections

The Population and Immigration Authority of the Ministry of Interior has formally announced that, within the coming weeks, they will be conducting unannounced and extensive enforcement inspections at companies employing foreign workers and refugees.

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ISRAEL – Immigration authorities announce extensive enforcement inspections

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Kan-Tor & Acco.

EUROPEAN UNION – Posted Worker Reform Adopted by European Parliament

On 29 May 2018, the European Parliament voted in favour of adopting amendments to the Posting of Workers Directive (1996/71/EC). The amendments were agreed with the Council and the Commission at the beginning of March 2018.

Member states will have two years to transpose the rules into their national laws and must put them into effect by the end of this period.

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EUROPEAN UNION – Posted Worker Reform Adopted by European Parliament

This news alert was prepared using information provided by the European Parliament.

ITALY – Labour Authorities Step Up Enforcement of Posted Worker Rules

The Italian Labour Inspectorate (INL) has implemented stricter rules and policies on investigating company compliance with Italy’s rules implementing the European Union (EU) Posted Workers Enforcement Directive.

The INL is increasing efforts to detect companies failing to comply with Italy’s rules on the transnational posting of workers – including failures to file timely posted worker notifications with labour authorities and continually rotating posted workers to fill the same position.

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ITALY – Labour Authorities Step Up Enforcement of Posted Worker Rules

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Mazzeschi.

GHANA – Stricter Enforcement of Company Document Requirements for Permit Applications

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has begun to enforce an existing requirement for the employer to submit an annual report or audited accounts in support of work and residence permit applications.

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GHANA – Stricter Enforcement of Company Document Requirements for Permit Applications

This news alert was prepared using information provided by Globetrotters Legal Services.

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