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The standard work period is 40 hours per week, over six days.
Female employees are entitled to 13 weeks of maternity leave.
Employees generally receive one day of paid leave for each month of service.
Employees are not entitled to paid sick leave but may be eligible for benefits under Guyana’s social security system.
Bonus payments are not required.
Notice is between two weeks to one month. Severance is between one and three weeks.
Guyana has universal healthcare but private healthcare and insurance also is available.
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