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Relief program to begin for S. Korean workers on unpaid leave

Arirang News
Arirang News
무급휴직자 1인당 최대 150만원' 지원금 신청 내일부터 받는다

The South Korean government will start accepting applications tomorrow for emergency support payments for workers put on unpaid leave.
These payments are part of the employment stability measures announced by the government in April.
Workers on unpaid leave will be eligible for up to three monthly payments of 500-thousand Korean won, for a total of about 12-hundred U.S. dollars.
The applications have to be made by the employer.
There are various conditions for example, the workplace must already have put its employees on at least a month of paid leave... and has to have seen revenue decline by at least 30 percent.
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