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Protect platform workers as well as businesses, says ETUC

Apr 26 2018, 09:57    ETUC

26.04.2018 Today’s proposal by the European Commission to promote fairness and transparency for users of online marketplaces is a necessary step, but totally fails to protect workers who rely on online platforms for their livelihoods. According to the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC), the measure falls short by limiting regulation of unfair practices to shopping platforms offering goods and services, such as Amazon or eBay, and search engines. “This initiative should also …


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