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Hungary's law on working hours, overtime causes uproar

Hungary has seen a raft of protests against a new labor law, dubbed the "slave law," introduced by Viktor Orban's administration. It will allow employers to ask staff to work up to 400 extra hours of overtime in a year. The law comes after a high level of emigration that has led to a significant labor shortage in Hungary.

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