French Muslims Demand Fundamental Changes to Employment Laws
New law needed as French firms increasingly facing religious demands from Â (Muslim) employeess: reportÂ Â Â PARIS/Reuters – French companies are increasingly facing religious demands from their employees and need a change in the labour code to be able to reject requests they find unreasonable, an official report said on Thursday.
Most cases concern Muslims seeking time off for prayers or halal food in company cafeterias, but demands have also come from other faith groups as well as workers resentful of colleagues who get special treatment, officials said.
“These religious questions take a lot of time to manage….”
Â Comes a time when Islam becomes unmanagable….