The Czech Republic government has extended only the part of the Antivirus Program
that relates to mandated quarantines and isolations until the end of
June 2021. The reimbursement of wages to establishments closed
as a result of the pandemic was terminated at the end of May.
Labour and Social Affairs Minister Jana Maláčová (ČSSD) stated
that the compensation programme has supported over 1 million
employees so far. She added that the economy is almost completely
open and therefore it is right to gradually shut down Antivirus.
However, the programme as such will remain on hold until the end of
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