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December 2, 2013

The President Marzano and the President of the Court of Auditors Squitieri have signed a collaboration agreement for the digitization of the PA and the spread of cloud computing.

December 2, 2013

Author: Samira Azarba

 On 2nd December 2013, the Economic and Social Council (ESC) of Bulgaria celebrated ten years since its establishment in the presence of over 150 guests.


November 22, 2013

MM.Gary Kneip, President of the ESC, Francis Schartz, Chairman of the CSDD, Serge Allegrezza, Chairman of the Working Committee


November 22, 2013

At today's session, the Economic and Social Council took note of the proposed law on the Slovenian Sovereign Holding. Kapitalska družba (KAD) will remain an independent legal entity. By Monday, 25 November 2013, the trade unions will prepare and submit to the Ministry of Finance a uniform proposal for the establishment of an economic and social committee to monitor the work of the Slovenian Sovereign Holding.


November 8, 2013

The Economic and Social Council took note of the compulsory pension insurance fund scheme, however, relevant consensus between the three partners was not reached. The employers' side refused to give its consensus wishing a lower contribution rate for the employers.

As regards preparations for the social contract, the ESC members later in the discussion agreed that each partner should submit its proposals with respect to the signed Starting Points for the Social Contact 2012 – 2016 and propose its representatives to work in the core working group for the preparation of the mentioned social contract.

November 6, 2013

Author: Evgeniy VELIKHOV

The Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arranged a reception in honor of the election of the Civic Chamber of Russia as chairman AICESIS.

Mr. Evgeniy VELIKHOV


October 25, 2013

At today's session, the Economic and Social Council (ESC) took note of the draft Act Amending the Financial Operations, Insolvency Proceedings and Compulsory Dissolution Act. The Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities will jointly provide for a continued coordination of this Draft Act with the social partners.

The ESC members were acquainted with the Draft Finance Administration Act. The Ministry of Finance will continue the dialogue with trade union representatives on the outstanding issues raised during the discussion, in particular on the solutions regarding the situation of workers.

The ESC held a discussion on the imposition of additional burdens on the economy. After the discussion they reached a conclusion to dedicate the next meeting to shaping the premises for the social contract for Slovenia's exit from the crisis.

The next meeting is scheduled for Friday 8 November 2013.

El Salvador

July 17, 2013

La Red de Consejos Económicos y Sociales de América Latina y el Caribe (CESALC) realiza su seminario internacional, en la capital de Brasil.