On Thursday, Jaishankar arrived in Bangladesh for a two-day visit, during which he will participate in the Indian Ocean Conference being organised in Dhaka by the India Foundation in partnership with the foreign ministries of the two countries
The UK conducted the world?s largest trial for a four-day work week between June and December 2022, and most companies chose to continue with it. Similar trials have been conducted in Sweden, Iceland, and France. Microsoft tested a four-day work week in Japan in 2019, increasing productivity by almost 40%. However, companies implementing a four-day work week must ensure that targets and projects can be accommodated within a shorter time frame. In India, a four-day work week is gaining popularity, but implementing it nationally is likely to violate labour codes that came into effect in 2022.