10 Červenec 2015
Cabin crew from Portugal’s state-owned airline TAP have voted overwhelmingly to break away from their umbrella trade union confederation, the UGT, after a row over the airline’s privatisation.
10 Červenec 2015
Collective bargaining coverage continues to decline dramatically in Portugal, due to the continuing fall in the number of bargaining extensions.
26 Červen 2015
Rising numbers of workers are on the minimum wage in Portugal. Estimates at the end of 2014 put the share at around 13% of the working population.
17 Červen 2015
A decision to cut bank workers’ wages has been overturned by a Portuguese court.
16 Červen 2015
There has been a slight fall in the number of fatal workplace accidents in Portugal.
15 Červen 2015
Public sector workers went on strike throughout Portugal in March to demand the return of the 35-hour week.
19 Květen 2015
Official unemployment figures as calculated by Statistics Portugal are considerably lower than those calculated by the Employment and Vocational Training Institute as a result of different approaches to who is counted as unemployed.
14 Květen 2015
The economic and financial crisis has had a major impact on job security and working conditions across all sectors in Portugal, including scientific research. A national study finds that research staff are experiencing precarious employment having difficulties in finding a stable job in Portugal, leading many to choose emigration.
17 Prosinec 2014
Conventional working hours in Portugal have become less common in the last few decades and shift work and night work is increasingly prevalent. A recently published study aims to look at how organisations can improve the effects of shift work on their workers, particularly in the way such work is organised.
30 Březen 2014
Women’s employment patterns in Portugal have been examined in a new study, New labour dynamics and the challenges of articulation with family life (in Portuguese, 1.14 MB PDF) .  http://sociologiapp.iscte.pt/pdfs/10340/10481.pdf