COVID-19 Resources for Global Employers

The Asinta Partnership is continually updating the latest global COVID-19 information for multinational employers which you can access from this page.

The information presented on this site is current as of the date initially posted; and, because matters related to COVID-19, the vaccine, and compliance measures are changing so quickly, it may not be current as of the date you read it. While the information gathered here is from Asinta global partners who are subject matter experts in their respective fields, this information is not meant to be a substitute for individual legal or medical advice, or as a substitute for advice in your specific situation.

COVID-19 Vaccine Decision Framework for Global Employers

Multinational employers should answer six critical questions before designing plans to support employees in getting the COVID-19 vaccine in any given country.

Employment Law

Can employers mandate vaccines in the country or not?

Culture

What is the cultural attitude towards taking the vaccine?

Eligibility

Who is eligible to get the vaccine and when?

Distribution

Which government or healthcare agencies control the distribution of the vaccine?

Delivery

Where will people be able to receive the vaccine?

Who pays for the vaccine?

Asinta Knowledge

Thailand COVID-19 Employer Resources

Both Sinovac and Astra Zeneca have now arrived in Thailand, although in relatively small numbers. The government has also outlined a plan as to the... Read More

The Netherlands COVID-19 Employer Resources

The lockdown in the Netherlands, including the curfew, has been extended until the early morning of 31 March 2021. This was announced during the March... Read More

Australia COVID-19 Employer Resources

With all Australian states having multiple weeks without COVID cases, restrictions have been getting less and less with sporting and cultural events going ahead with... Read More

Brazil COVID-19 Employer Resources

According to a March 12, 2021 report from Time, “COVID-19 has never been brought fully under control in Brazil, but the transmission is now at... Read More

France COVID-19 Employer Resources

According to a March 13, 2021 report from France 24, “Despite rising COVID-19 cases, the administration of President Emmanuel Macron has not to date declared... Read More

Italy COVID-19 Employer Resources

According to a March 13, 2021 CNN report, “Italy is facing another lockdown, as the government attempts to contain a recent surge of coronavirus cases,... Read More

Germany COVID-19 Employer Resources

When Germany began its 5 step process out of the lockdown on March 8, it was already clear that the third wave was starting. Less... Read More

Belgium COVID-19 Employer Resources

Older people in rest homes and medical workers will be vaccinated in the residency or hospitals where they stay or work. They will be the... Read More

Spain COVID-19 Employer Resources

In Spain, 5,352,767 doses of Covid-19 vaccines in Pfizer, Moderna, and AstraZeneca have been administered until Friday, 80.3% of those distributed among the Autonomous Communities... Read More