10 Strange Employment Laws Around The World


10 Strange Employment Laws Around The World

We live in an age with many opportunities. You can pick a career that perfectly matches your skills, personality and ambitions. But one simple thing can keep you from living the dream life.


Did you know you can’t work in a Saudi Arabian women’s only store if you’re a man? And if you’re a woman, chances are you won’t be allowed to work at night in Madagascar.

Is this unfair? No. Usually, the laws are designed to protect citizens, such as China’s laws prohibiting women from doing physically demanding work. Filipino’s also have their own set of unwritten rules when it comes to work, but not as much as putting them into law.

Use this helpful infographic by Legacy Citizenship to learn about strange employment laws around the world.



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