Foreign Labor Briefs

November 1969
Monthly Labor Review;Nov69, Vol. 92 Issue 11, p80
Academic Journal
Presents labor briefs in different countries. National program for medical care insurance in Canada; Measures to control trade-unions and diaffected workers in Czechoslovakia; Adoption of the National Insurance and Social Security Act in Guyana; Minimum wage ordinance in Pakistan.


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