Labor Update Bulletin #94 (08/2020)

Sep 8, 2020

In this bulletin…

  • Reiwa 2 [2020] Survey of Labor Dispute Statistics
  • Q&A on Subsidies and Benefits for Closings in Response to COVID-19
  • “An answer as soon as possible”: government deliberating funding for employment adjustment subsidy
  • Uber delivery union to MHWL: “accident compensation inadequate”
  • Two nursery school teachers “transferred unfairly after demanding coronavirus measures” seek withdrawal of transfer
  • “No income”: more and more consultations from foreign technical interns who lost jobs due to COVID-19
  • 65% of youth see reduced opportunity for learning due to spread of COVID-19: ILO analysis
  • April-June GDP: annual rate down by 27.8%, biggest slump ever

    And more!

(Translated from Japanese)