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Covid-19: New gov’t job-saving scheme to cover 440,000 more Hong Kong workers with scrapping of salary cap

The Hong Kong government has expanded its job-saving scheme aimed at helping employers cover workers’ wages during the Covid-19 pandemic, with an estimated 440,000 more employees now included. Announcing the revised Employment Support Scheme (ESS) at a Thursday press conference, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said authorities had modified the scheme from last month – when […]