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Unilateral termination of the labor contract due to The Covid-19 outbreak

April 16, 2020 Court Litigation

Enterprises in Vietnam are facing numerous difficulties that are directly attributable to Covid-19. Many enterprises have temporarily suspended their business for a specific term; others have not formally announced suspension of business but, in practice, have halted or reduced production and business activities and reached mutual agreements with their employees to cease or temporarily leave work with or without salary. However, what if an enterprise has no money to fund salary payments and no mutual agreement with the employee? What is the solution?

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