Argentina bans lay offs in coronavirus fight

ARGENTINIAN President Alberto Fernandez has banned all lay-offs of workers during the coronavirus crisis in a bid to “preserve social peace.”

The move was outlined earlier this week as part of a package of measures aimed as sustaining the economy and introducing mandatory quarantine to prevent spread of Covid-19.

The decree prohibits employers from dismissing or suspending workers for 60 days.

“The dismissals and suspensions that violate the provisions of this norm...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-04-03 19:44
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