COVID-19: What is a Lay-Off?

COVID-19: What is a Lay-Off?

Share this article:  In the current economic climate, words like “retrenchment”, “downsizing” and “lay-off” are becoming part of our daily vernacular. Sometimes, these phrases are used interchangeably, although the concept of a “lay-off” is legally distinct from...
FAQ On the Wage Subsidy Programme

FAQ On the Wage Subsidy Programme

Share this article:  A wage subsidy programme was announced by the government as part of its economic stimulus package. The wage subsidy programme is intended to both protect job security and assist employers who are undergoing cash flow difficulties due to...