Resolution 42 supports people in difficulties due to Covid-19 epidemic.

Government has just issued Resolution 42_NQ-CP on measures to support people facing difficulties due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Accordingly, the following employees (employees) will be supported money: employees working under a labor contract must agree to postpone the labor contract, take a leave without pay from 01 month or more due to enterprises' difficulties because pandemic, no revenue, no financial resources to pay salaries; The employee is terminated labor contract, working contract but not eligible for unemployment benefits; Employees without labor contracts do not lose their jobs; Other groups of subjects.

7 groups of objects are supported

The regime to support people facing difficulties due to the COVID-19 pandemic under the Government's Resolution No. 42 / NQ-CP of April 9, 4:

Group 1:

The employee working under the labor contract regime must agree to postpone the performance of the labor contract, take leave without pay for 1 month or more due to enterprises having difficulties by the COVID-19 pandemic, no Revenue or no financial resources to pay wages are supported with 1,8 million / person / month. The period of support is based on the actual time of postponement of labor contract, unpaid leave, monthly according to the actual situation of the epidemic, starting from 1/4/2020 and not exceeding 3 months. .

Group 2:

Employers who have financial difficulties and have paid at least 50% of the termination salary for employees under Clause 3, Article 98 of the Labor Code in the period from April to June 4 can borrow no collaterals up to 6% of regional minimum salary for each employee according to actual pay period but not more than 2020 months with 50% interest, maximum loan term of 3 months at the Main Bank Social book to pay the remaining salary and pay directly monthly to the unemployed.


Clause 3, Article 98: Severance pay

In case of suspension of employment, the employee is paid as follows:
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3. If it is due to an incident of electricity or water that is not the fault of the employer or the employee or for other objective reasons such as natural disasters, fires, dangerous epidemics, enemy sabotage or relocation operation points at the request of competent state agencies or for economic reasons, the job-stopping wage shall be agreed upon by the two parties but must not be lower than the regional minimum wage level prescribed by the Government.


Group 3:

Individual business households that have a tax return of less than VND 100 million / year temporarily suspending business from April 1, 4 are supported with VND 2020 million / household / month monthly depending on the actual situation of the epidemic changes but no more than 1 months.

Group 4:

The employee has his / her labor contract terminated or the employment contract is ineligible for unemployment benefits; laborers who do not enter into labor contracts and lose their jobs shall be supported with VND 1 million / person / month on a monthly basis depending on the actual situation of the epidemic changes but for no more than 3 months. Application period is from April to June 4.

Group 5:

People with meritorious services to the revolution, who are enjoying monthly preferential allowances, shall receive an additional support of VND 500 / person / month. The application period is 3 months, from April to June 4 and is paid once.

Group 6:

Social protection beneficiaries who are receiving monthly social allowances are supported with an additional VND 500 / person / month. The application period is 3 months, from April to June 4 and is paid once.

Group 7:

Poor and nearly poor households according to the national poverty line in the list until December 31, 12 are supported VND 2019 / person / month. The application period is 250 months, from April to June 3 and is paid once.

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