New amendments drafted for Labor Code of Azerbaijan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 22
By Azad Hasanli - Trend:
Azerbaijan's Ministry for Labor and Social Protection of the Population has developed amendments to the Labor Code, the ministry reported.
Representatives of the Ministry, the Confederation of Trade Unions and the National Confederation of Entrepreneurs discussed this issue at a meeting of the tripartite commission on social and economic issues in Baku.
Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Population Salim Muslimov, speaking at the meeting, noted that the amendments are aimed at developing social partnership, clarification of imperative and dispositive norms, grounds and rules for the termination of labor contracts, and the elimination of certain gaps and collisions.
"The documents of a civil-law nature do not give grounds for the registration of labor relations, therefore one of the goals of amending the Labor Code is to clarify the concept of" labor relations, "the minister said.
Muslimov further added that the amendments will take into account the comments of the Constitutional Court, which will ensure the adoption of the Labor Code in accordance with international standards.