The support fund and allowance for the leave forced to be taken under the COVID-19 outbreak
○Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare・Prefectural Labour Bureaus
80% of the wage before taking the leave (maximum daily amount 11 ,000 yen) will be paid according to the record of the leave forced to be taken. (limited to the leave taken between April 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020.) However the following two main conditions and others are required.
① Employees of small and medium sized companies who were/are on leave during the period mentioned above due to the instruction of the employer.
② Those who have not being paid their wages (or leave allowance) for the leave mentioned①.