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Taking Annual Leave to Explore the World More Often!

Posted in Labor & Employment

By Lucy Lu,  Lexina Li and Enya Yang King & Wood Mallesons’ Commercila & Regulatory group

Annual leave is an important reflection of the right to rest granted by law to employees.  The introduction of the annual leave system has made the taking of holidays a hot topic amongst both employees and employers.

Mr. Zhang, a resident of Zhangjiang, Shanghai, quit his job on 10 March 2012. Four days later, on 14 March 2012, he commenced employment with a new company. For the following five years he worked relentlessly without taking annual leave. At the end of 2016, Zhang’s employ… More…/更多