Letters of layoffs in Chile reach 238,115 in April 2020

The Minister of Labour and Social Welfare, María José Zaldívar, reported that the number of dismissal letters for April 2020 reached 238,115. Among the causes with the greatest increase are “company needs” with 66,024 contracts ending in April 2020, and the “expiration of fixed-term contracts” with 83,265 letters of termination in April.

Source: EMOL