New Portugal Law Makes It Illegal For Boss To Text After Work


Portugal has made it illegal for bosses to send you text messages after work.

A new Portuguese parliament was established labor lawsLast week, the aim was to give remote workers a better work-life balance.

The new law could lead to employers being penalized for calling employees after work. Employers will have to cover increased costs for working at home including electricity and gas bills.

A second rule is to ban employers from monitoring their workers at work.

The country’s Minister of Labor and Social Security says they consider the country to be “one of the best places in the world” for digital nomads and remote workers to live, adding “we want to attract them to Portugal.”

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