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Additional Costs To Consider When Terminating Employees in China

As previously reported here, employers in China must consider several costs when making employment termination decisions.  In addition to severance pay as previously noted, employers should consider: accrued but unused statutory vacation days as well as compensation for non-compete obligations.  Accrued But Unused Statutory Vacation Days In China, employers are required to pay daily salary … Continue Reading

Companies’ Options to Save on Electricity after Massive Earthquake in Japan

As a result of the Great East Japan Earthquake, the Kanto and Tohoku regions of Japan have been suffering a serious electricity shortage.  It is reported that this summer, electric power companies in these regions will possibly implement a “planned outage”, which means an outage intentionally implemented in designated areas during certain periods of time … Continue Reading