Bulletins

On April 21, 2020, the Ministerial Agreement No. 159-2020 of the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare was published in the newspaper of Central America, through which it gives viability and publicity as the State's link to Agreement Number 1-2020 of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Recreation of the Workers of the Private Company of Guatemala. Here is a brief summary of it: Defer payment to employers affected by the private sector corresponding to the months of March, April and...
On April 20, 2020, Agreement No. 1472 of the Guatemalan Social Security Institute was published in the newspaper of Central America. Here is a brief summary of it: The Guatemalan Social Security Institute is authorized to defer payment to social security for the private sector employer's contribution, corresponding to the months of March, April and May 2020, and they will not be subject to any late payment surcharge, administrative interest or expense. The worker's fee must continue to...
On April 17, 2020, the Government Agreement No. 58-2020 of the Ministry of the Economy was published in the newspaper of Central America, which contains the following regulations. Here is a brief summary of it: The regulation establishes the conditions and requirements to access the economic benefit that the State will grant to workers in the private sector, whose work contracts have been subject to suspension duly authorized by the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, as a consequence...