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The standard work week is 40 hours a week over five days.
Female employees receive 12 weeks of paid maternity leave. Male employees receive 10 days of paid paternity leave.
Employees receive 15 days of paid annual leave.
Employees receive unlimited sick leave.
A mandatory 13th and 14th month bonus is paid to employees.
Notice is required in some instances and severance starts at three months.
There is universal healthcare which is free at the point of access.
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