Freedom to provide services in the European Union

Posting of workers for provision of services in the territory of another EU Member State

EU single market provides for, inter alia, freedom to provide services in the territories of EU Member States. In the framework of transnational provision of services a company may require to post their workers to another EU Member State. Doing so, a company shall comply with the regulations of that Member State, including regulations concerning minimum rates of pay. Said requirements are introduced with the Directive 96/71/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 1996 concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services, hereinafter - the Directive. 

Posted on December 15, 2014 .

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Latvian Dual citizenship

Every person holding the nationality of a Member State (EU) shall be a citizen of the European Union (Article 20 (1) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union). Citizen of the Union is vested with all rights provided for in EU legal acts, e.g. the right to freely reside, live and work in any Member State of the Union and Schengen Area, i.e. more than 30 countries.

Posted on December 10, 2013 and filed under dual citizenship, dual nationality Latvia.