What is weekly rest?

Some articles on weekly rest:

Weekly Rest (Commerce And Offices) Convention, 1957
... Weekly Rest (Commerce and Offices) Convention, 1957 is an International Labour Organization Convention ... adoption of certain proposals with regard to weekly rest in commerce and offices.. ...

Famous quotes containing the words rest and/or weekly:

    We must endeavor to forget our former love for them [the British] and to hold them, as we hold the rest of mankind, enemies in war, in peace friends.
    Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826)

    In general, one may pronounce kissing dangerous. A spark of fire has often been struck out of the collision of lips, that has blown up the whole magazine of virtue.
    Anonymous, U.S. women’s magazine contributor. Weekly Visitor or Ladies Miscellany, p. 203 (April 1803)