Russian week-long holiday for coronvirus to exclude medical, metals sectors - Kremlin

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian businesses in the medical and pharmaceutical sectors, as well as enterprises that function on a continuous basis such as production plants in the metals and chemicals sectors, will not be taking the week off next week, the Kremlin said. President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday proposed various unconventional emergency social measures to support families and businesses amid the global coronavirus outbreak, including s a week-long holiday for workers.

Reuters March 26, 2020 00:18:10 IST
Russian week-long holiday for coronvirus to exclude medical, metals sectors - Kremlin

Russian weeklong holiday for coronvirus to exclude medical metals sectors  Kremlin

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian businesses in the medical and pharmaceutical sectors, as well as enterprises that function on a continuous basis such as production plants in the metals and chemicals sectors, will not be taking the week off next week, the Kremlin said.

President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday proposed various unconventional emergency social measures to support families and businesses amid the global coronavirus outbreak, including s a week-long holiday for workers.

(Reporting by Anastasia Lyrchikova and Gleb Stolyarov; Writing by Polina Ivanova)

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