“Decision on Extending the Duration of Short Work Allowance for Workplaces Undergoing Short Work Due to Compelling Reason Under Periodic Situations Arising from External Impacts Due to New Coronavirus (Covid-19)” signed by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was published in the Official Gazette.
BURSA (İGFA) – The duration of the short-time work grant for workplaces applying for short-time work due to COVID-19 has been extended until 30 June 2021.
According to the decision signed by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan; Within the framework of the principles specified in the provisional article 23 of the “Unemployment Insurance Law” numbered 4447, within the scope of periodic situations caused by external effects due to the new type of coronavirus (COVID-19), it has applied for short work until January 31, 2021 (including this date). The duration of the short-time work allowance for workplaces is extended within the framework of the principles set forth in the President Decision No. 2706 of June 29, 2020 and by the President’s Decree No. 3556 of February 18, 2021, without being limited to the extension period under the additional article 2 of the aforementioned Law. It was extended until June 30, 2021, starting after the deadline.