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Norilsk Nickel announced the development of a second package of measures to support employees and regions of presence in the context of the spread of coronavirus infection. About it reported on the company website.
“The company has developed a new package of measures to protect against COVID-19 worth about 10 billion rubles. until the end of the year, ”the report says. Thus, says Norilsk Nickel, in total, the company will spend more than 20 billion rubles on the fight against the pandemic and its consequences in 2020.
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New measures should help the company prepare for a possible “uncontrolled surge in incidence” and a negative scenario. They include ensuring anti-virus security at the workplace, employee support, assistance to medical institutions, and small and medium-sized enterprises.
According to Norilsk Nickel, the coronavirus pandemic did not have a significant impact on the company’s operations. “Nevertheless, the epidemiological situation in some cities where Norilsk Nickel is present (in particular, in Norilsk) is becoming tense,” the report said.