Labour federations on Workers’ Day called on the government to introduce radical policies to kick-start the economy that has been negatively affected by Covid-19.

On May 1, the government eased the coronavirus lockdown regulations by downgrading restrictions from level 5 to level 4. Under level 4, about 1.5-million people will return to work as key sectors of the economy, including mining and manufacturing, will be among the first sectors to reopen...

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