Employing foreign workers will become easier in Slovakia. On February 8th Parliament passed a revision to the law on employment services to be effective as of May 1, 2018. It will ease the import of workers from third countries for selected professions for which companies are unable to find workers and in districts with an unemployment rate below 5 percent but the number cannot comprise more than 30 percent of the total workers for any given company.
“For identified jobs, a simplified procedure would apply for third-country nationals for granting unified permits. For example, it will not be necessary to report vacancies for this purpose,” MPs for Smer Ján Podmanický, Martin Glváč and Ľubomír Petrák wrote in the draft revision.
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