short-time


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short-time

[ˈʃɔːtˈtaɪm]
A. ADJ short-time workingtrabajo m de horario reducido
to be on short-time workingtrabajar jornadas reducidas or de horarios reducidos
B. ADV to work short-timetrabajar jornadas reducidas or de horarios reducidos
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Though it is not always the case, I believe, That the longer we've kept 'em, the more do we grieve: For, when debts are payable, right or wrong, A short-time loan is as bad as a long So why in Heaven (before we are there
Consequently, permission for short-time work was only sought for the Emden plant, while internal measures were used to bridge interruptions in Wolfsburg and Zwickau.
If the situation gets worse, the government will need to put in place measures quickly for short-time work, which has proved effective," he said.
Mr Cuthbert said: "We are aware that a number of businesses in the ESF convergence area have been affected by the recent events in Japan "Through this support businesses will be able to utilise any short-time working arrangements to develop the skills of the workforce.
Volkswagen AG (Xetra:VW), a Germany-based automaker, has approached the German labour office to know if it can apply short-time work measures at its Hanover plant, manager magazine has reported.
Keywords: Labour market; Great Recession; employment; wage moderation; short-time work
Although it's tempting to rush to begin in short-time tutorials, I found that it's important not to sacrifice pleasantries for the sake of time.
According to the labour market service provider, there were around 57,000 people working short-time at the peak of the economic crisis in April 2009.
Introducing a temporary short-time working scheme would help businesses stem the flow of job losses.
He said: "Temporary short-time working is a trend we have seen right the way through the beginning of 2009 and it is a trend we expect to see for some time to come yet.
The short-time working agreement runs for a 12-month period from March 1, 2009.