Dismissal and suspension of employment Over 15,800 people Deterioration of business due to the influence of the new Corona 13:27 on May 29, Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare
With the spread of the new coronavirus, the number of people, including prospects, who had been dismissed or stopped due to the deterioration of business management at the workplace has increased to 15,800.
When the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare examined the number of people who were laid off or stopped due to the deterioration of business due to the influence of the new coronavirus through Hello Work etc. across the country, this time, from the end of January to 28th, including the forecast It turned out that it reached to 15,823 people. Over 12,000 people were concentrated this month and are increasing rapidly.
By industry, in addition to tourists from overseas, there are many lodging and tourism industries that are affected by the refraining from going out in Japan, and there are also a number of food and beverage industries in which business hours are required to be shortened.
The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare will raise the upper limit of the "employment adjustment subsidy" that will be part of the allowance if the company maintains employment of employees due to leave, etc. and will raise it to 15,000 yen per day until the end of September. I have decided.
By the 28th, there were 65,153 applications and 32,381 were decided to be paid, and the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare is actively calling for protection of employment.