Dentsu to face further scrutiny over excessive overtime

/ Apr 17, 2017

Dentsu to face further scrutiny over excessive overtime

The labor ministry is making arrangements to refer the Dentsu advertising agency and officials at its branch offices to prosecutors for allegedly making employees work illegally long hours, according to sources close to the matter. The ministry’s Tokyo Labor Bureau has already pursued Dentsu’s ...

Mar 17, 2017

Step to trim overtime falls short

A new legal cap on overtime will hardly serve as a guarantee to stop the excessively long work hours from causing the deaths and suicides of overworked employees.