Nearly 500,000 retail employees could stop working due to Coronavirus

The eventual closure of companie due to the Coronavirus, could leave thousands of workers without being able to receive their salaries. According to the Santiago Chamber of Commerce, if supermarkets and pharmacies are excluded, the number of retail companies affected by forced closures would exceed 160,000 and the number of dependent workers involved would exceed 500,000.

Source: El Mercurio