Employment adjustment subsidy online application trouble Recovery outlook May 22 13:15
Online applications for employment adjustment grants, which have been suspended due to system problems, are not expected to be restored. Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare Kato repeatedly apologized and expressed his intention to hurry up the recovery of the system.
The online application system for employment adjustment grants began on 20 th as a support measure for the spread of the new coronavirus infection, but the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has stopped accepting the personal information of the applicant because it is now available to other applicants.
At a press conference on Wednesday, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare Kato repeatedly apologized for the incident, saying, “I would like to sincerely apologize for causing such a situation as soon as we started accepting it.”
He then expressed his intention to speed up the recovery of the system, saying, “First of all, we need to clarify the overall picture and take necessary measures, and we will do our best in cooperation with companies that have developed it for the earliest resumption.”
According to the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, there is no prospect of recovery at this time.