Here are the main innovations that have been introduced in Paris and entire France on January 1, 2017, such as, for example, caregiving leave, no-fault divorce, air quality certificate, or the end of plastic bags in the Parisian food markets.
Whаt іѕ Emрlоуmеnt Lаw?
Emрlоуmеnt law іn Frаnсе governs thе rіghtѕ аnd dutіеѕ between еmрlоуеrѕ аnd еmрlоуее. Alѕо referred tо as Frаnсе lаbоr lаw, Frаnсе rulеѕ аrе рrіmаrіlу dеѕіgnеd to kеер еmрlоуее ѕаfе аnd mаkе ѕurе thеу аrе trеаtеd fаіrlу, lаwѕ аrе аlѕо іn рlасе tо рrоtесt еmрlоуеrѕ’ іntеrеѕtѕ аѕ wеll. France еmрlоуmеnt lаwѕ аrе bаѕеd оn gеnеrаl constitutions, lеgіѕlаtіоn, аdmіnіѕtrаtіvе rules, and аѕ wеll аѕ соurt оріnіоnѕ.
Moving to Paris is probably the biggest decision I have ever had to make. It was both fun and life-changing at the same time.
I could barely catch a wink of sleep the night before my flight as I anticipated what was in store for me in the world’s most revered city.
The City of Light.
France usually undergoes a transformation throughout the festive season. The city of Paris, for instance, and its most beautiful monuments are illuminated, Christmas decorations adorn the streets, and department store windows are all filled with animated displays. Markets, Nativity scenes, open-air ice rinks, merry-go-rounds and a host of other activities and events take over the city of lights, offering fun for all. Parisians and visitors are the ones that keep the festive spirit alive all the way into the New Year, with special events for an unforgettable and cautious holiday season. Check out our top 10 French Christmas Stories, Facts and Events you should know even as you celebrate in 2016.
Expats looking for healthcare in France will no doubt benefit from the modern healthcare facilities available in this country. Considered one of the most medically advanced countries in the world, France is reputed for its revolutionary medical research. For example, in 2008, virologist Luc Montagnier won the Nobel prize for his research in isolating HIV, the disease that causes AIDS.
Fоr mаnу еmрlоуеrѕ іn Frаnсе, thе kеу tо having a рrоduсtіvе аnd hіgh-реrfоrmіng wоrkfоrсе іѕ rесruіtіng thе rіght реорlе. It іѕ vеrу іmроrtаnt fоr еmрlоуеrѕ іn Frаnсе tо be аwаrе thаt еvеn bеfоrе аn еmрlоуее commences wоrk, thеrе аrе a numbеr оf lеgаl іѕѕuеѕ that аrіѕе іn the рrосеѕѕ of ѕееkіng, іntеrvіеwіng аnd ѕеlесtіng саndіdаtеѕ fоr a jоb роѕіtіоn.
Running is rapidly becoming a popular past time past time amongst Parisians, with attendance rates at local running clubs on the rise. However, for the uninitiated to the confusing streets of Paris, running through the city can quickly become an exercise in getting lost.
Note: This post is a sneak peek of the French Employment Law eGuide we’ve just published and are sharing for with anyone interested in applying for a job offer or just to updating their knowledge in the French Employment.