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Old 28.01.2020, 08:25
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Re: The Brexit referendum thread: potential consequences for GB, EU and the Brits in

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UK paid holiday is set at 5.6 weeks, EU paid holiday is set at 4 weeks.
UK includes public holidays. EU doesn't. Therefore the minimum for most EU countries is roughly 6 weeks. Only the Netherlands has a minimum less than the UK, by one day.

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UK sick pay is set at 28 weeks, EU sick pay is not set at all.
The UK has the worst sick pay of all EU countries.

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Minimum wage in the UK is set at 8.21, in the EU there is no set minimum wage.
True. But planned from 2024.

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Maternity pay in the UK is currently 52 weeks (90% for 6 weeks 140 for 33 weeks), for the EU it's set at 14 weeks.
"The UK is one of the worst places in Europe for paid parental leave..."
https://www.scotsman.com/read-this/t...urope-compare/
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