Pakistan and many other countries around the world are celebrating “Labor Day” to celebrate the economic and social achievements of a worker. Phone World Team Wishes Labour Day to all Meticulous workers Around the World. Labour Day has its origin in the labor union movement, specifically the eight-hour day movement, which advocated eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest.
Labor Day is the Day of Our Hardworking Labors
This day is dedicated to all those workers who work the very hard whole year. It is labor indeed that puts the difference in everything. Today Labor unions throughout Pakistan organizes seminars, rallies, and parades where union leaders will deliver speeches emphasizing the history of Labor Day and its importance. Workers and unions arrange street processions, and this portrays solidarity with workers around the world.
Pakistan’s first labor policy was devised in 1972, in which May 1 was declared an official holiday. This policy also formulated the creation of the Social Security Network, Old Age Benefit Schemes, and Workers Welfare Fund. Pakistan’s constitution also contains various provisions and articles about labor rights.
Most countries celebrate Labour Day on May 1, known as May Day and International Workers’ Day. The holiday has become internationalized and several countries hold multi-day celebrations including parades, shows, and other patriotic and labor-oriented events. However, in Northern Europe, Walpurgis Night is celebrated on a preceding night and this holiday merges with the Labour Day in some countries.
Enjoy this holiday remembering the hard work of labors around the world.