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Serbia: Serbia Provides Deferral of Tax and Contributions on Salary and Other Benefits for COVID-19

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 16:15

Orbitax News (10.04.2020) A deferral of the payment of taxes and social insurance contributions on employee salaries and wages for the months of March, April, and May 2020, which can be deferred up to 4 January 2021, with the possibility of payment in up to 24 monthly installments. To qualify, it is required that companies have not reduced their number of employees by more than 10% between 15 March and the date the Regulations entered into force (10 April 2020). 

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serbia
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Employment
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Serbia: Wages in healthcare sector increase by 10% as of tomorrow

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 15:55

Government website (31.03.2020) the government of the Republic of Serbia adopted a decision to increase salaries by 10% to all health care professionals in the Republic of Serbia as of 1 April this year.

This increase applies to all employees of health and military health care institutions, employees of health care services in social care institutions, as well as to doctors who work in correctional facilities.

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serbia
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Employment
Human resources management
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Greece: Additional measures to support employees and businesses for the period July - September 2020

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 15:27

Ministry of Finance (03.07.2020) Coverage of State Budget of employer contributions during the months of July, August and September 2020 for companies that have the highest percentage of their turnover by 3 the quarter.

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greece
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Employment
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Greece: Additional measures to support employees and businesses for the period July - September 2020

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 15:23

Ministry of Finance (03.07.2020) Extension of the provision for subsidizing 60% of the insurance contributions of employers in the SYN-ERGASIA program for the months of August to October.

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greece
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Employment
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Greece: Greece Expands Funding for Job Support Program

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 15:19

The National Herald (10.06.2020) From June 15 until July 31, the state will pay 60 percent of employers’ social insurance contributions for workers under suspension, offering an additional incentive to enterprises to maintain or raise job positions, Labour and Social Affairs Minister Yiannis Vroutsis said.

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greece
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Employment policies
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Greece: Covid-19: Greece to Launch ‘Syn-ergasia’ Job Retention Scheme

Submitted by siha on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 15:01

 GTP Headlines (21.05.2020) Aiming to protect jobs and at the same time keep companies hit by the coronavirus pandemic above water, the Greek government announced the launch on June 1 of the “Syn-ergasia” program. Under the scheme, Covid-19-impacted businesses can slash the working hours of their full-time employees by half without affecting their working agreement.

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greece
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Employment
Employment policies
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Europass: take the next step! New platform launches today

Submitted by siha on Fri, 07/03/2020 - 10:56

Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion - European Commission(01.07.2020) 

The new Europass offers a range of online ‘e-Portfolio’ tools and information for people of all ages, at all stages of their lives, to manage their learning and career such as:

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Europe
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Employment
Human resources management
ICT
E-services
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Switzerland: Short-time work allowance: Extension of the period to 18 months

Submitted by siha on Thu, 07/02/2020 - 20:45

The Federal Council (01.07.2020) On July 1, 2020, the Federal Council extended the maximum period for receiving short-time work compensation from twelve to eighteen months. There is also a grace period of one day. This amendment to the ordinance will come into force on September 1, 2020 and will apply until December 31, 2021.

 

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switzerland
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Unemployment
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Japan: Japan Pension Service to give opportunities to students with cancelled job offers or laid off

Submitted by mmarquez on Thu, 07/02/2020 - 09:44

nenkin.go.jp (26.06.2020) Japan Pension Service (JPS) is planning to give job opportunities to students who had their job offers cancelled or lost their part-time job due to COVID-19. JPS is planning to hire about 100 such students temporarily (from the end of June to the end of next March) and the students are supposed to do data entry and document checking in the specialized centers.

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japan
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Employment of young workers
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Malta: The Covid Wage Supplement will remain unchanged until September

Submitted by siha on Mon, 06/29/2020 - 18:15

THE OFFICE OF THE PRIME MINISTER (08.06.2020) The Covid Wage Supplement will remain unchanged until September, where the benefit rate of € 800 for full-time and € 500 for part-timers in areas involved with tourist accommodation, travel agencies will be maintained. travel, language schools, organization of events and air transport. For the rest of the businesses that will remain on Annex A, they will start receiving € 600 and € 375 part-time, while there will be others that will move from Annex A to Annex B;

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malta
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Employment
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