30 April 2020 – COVID-19 wage supplement extended by two months

Type of Intervention: Financial and Economic
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy, Social Services
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Government of Malta

Overview: The government is renewing the wage supplement for businesses affected by the impact of COVID-19 for a further two months, the wage supplement scheme was originally issued to cover March and April. It will now be extended to cover May and June. Disbursements have so far reached €24 million.
Full details here: https://timesofmalta.com/articles/view/government-extends-covid-19-wage-supplement-by-two-months.788981

Type of Justification: No justification given