Friday Jan 30, 2015 Search
Weather | Athens
16o C
13o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Government offers civil servants guarantees amid evaluation row

The government was due to submit to Parliament on Tuesday an amendment to the multi-bill it table last week that would ensure civil servants could not lose their jobs if they perform poorly in public sector evaluations.

The line that was due to be inserted into the draft law was expected to say that “no employee will be fired based on their evaluation, nor will they suffer a wage reduction or any other negative consequences with regards to their work.”

The clause was to be inserted after complaints by the civil servants’ union, ADEDY, and coalition partner PASOK.

Administrative Reform Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis insists that 15 percent of those evaluated should be deemed below standard.

However, as a result of the complaints he received, the government has agreed that the civil servants will be given extra training or moved to other positions if they are found to be falling short of expectations.

ADEDY instructed its members on May 13 to refuse to take part in the assessment process.

It has yet to withdraw its objection.

ekathimerini.com , Wednesday August 6, 2014 (10:27)  
Eurogroup chief in Athens for talks with Tsipras, Varoufakis
Supreme Court prosecutor orders probe into Lesvos bullying incident
Monastiraki restaurant fire prompts panic, restricted before spread
EU´s Schulz: Greece should follow EU line on Russia
Draghi deflation challenge underlined as prices plunge by record
Mario Draghi’s deflation challenge was underlined on Friday with prices plunging at a pace last seen in the depths of the recession in 2009. The annual inflation rate fell to minus 0.6 perce...
Greek bonds rise a second day after debt negotiation assurances
Greece’s bonds rose for a second day after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras gave assurances his four-day-old government will negotiate “with safety” with the nation’s troika of official credito...
Inside Business
SOCCER
Olympiakos draws AEK in Cup quarterfinals
The dream draw of Olympiakos vs AEK in the quarterfinal materialized on Friday, as two of the capital's three giants will face off in a two-leg tie for a place in the semifinals of the Greek...
BASKETBALL
Below-par Olympiakos succumbs to Efes
The winning streak of Olympiakos in the second group stage of the Euroleague ended on Thursday in Turkey, as Anadolu Efes outclassed the Reds in the second half to win 84-70. Olympiakos had ...
Inside Sports
INTERVIEW
SYRIZA must come up with ‘pragmatic solutions,’ Schulz tells Kathimerini
“SYRIZA must realize that it is now the Greek government, not a party running an election campaign,” European Parliament President Martin Schulz, the first European official to visit Greece ...
COMMENTARY
Strange haste
The members of the new government must have a lot of confidence in themselves. Several days before announcing his program, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his cabinet have opened up a mult...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
 RECENT NEWS
1. Draghi deflation challenge underlined as prices plunge by record
2. Greek bonds rise a second day after debt negotiation assurances
3. Greece turns away from EU bailout cash before Dijsselbloem visit
4. Eurogroup chief in Athens for talks with Tsipras, Varoufakis
5. Greek meltdown splits investors translating Tsipras
6. Supreme Court prosecutor orders probe into Lesvos bullying incident
more news
Today
This Week
1. SYRIZA must come up with ‘pragmatic solutions,’ Schulz tells Kathimerini
2. Why Greece went left while Europe turns to right
3. Greek government's signals very mixed, ECB's Jazbec says
4. EU's Schulz: Greece should follow EU line on Russia
5. Monastiraki restaurant fire prompts panic, restricted before spread
6. Capital flees Greece at fastest pace since 2011
Today
This Week
1. Greek Elections 2015 | LIVE
2. SYRIZA heads for historic victory but without majority
3. Greek Elections 2015 | LIVE
4. Greek Elections 2015: The day after | LIVE
5. Poll shows SYRIZA leading ND by 4 pct
6. SYRIZA's win will test institutions
   Find us ...
  ... on
Twitter
     ... on Facebook   
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2015, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.