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Portugal: COVID-19 – State of Emergency and Employment Measures

The qualification of the COVID-19 pandemic as a public calamity led to the adoption of legislative measures to preserve employment and mitigate the business crisis resulting from the stagnation of the economy, based on social protection of workers or on support for companies.

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