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Legal Compass: Partial unemployment and COVID-19

  • Switzerland


    On 20 March 2020, the Federal Council decided to grant support of more than CHF 40 billion in the form of emergency economic aid and reduced working hours compensation for the payment of salaries. The aim of reduced working hours is to avoid the termination of work contracts. The following is a summary of the conditions to be met in order to be entitled to get a reduced working hours compensation.

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