Quarantine in Russia extended until April,30

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on paid holidays until April 30. The decree has been published on the Kremlin’s website.

“To establish non-working days from April 4 to April 30, 2020, inclusive, with employees maintaining their salaries,” the decree says.

The decree does not apply to the following organizations: continuously operating organizations; medical and pharmacy organizations; organizations providing the population with food and basic necessities; organizations performing urgent work in an emergency situation; organizations performing urgent repair work; organizations providing financial services.