SJM gives out bonus to its employees

Local gaming operator Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A. (SJM) has given out a “living allowance” to its employees, according to an announcement made by the operator on Sunday.
Included under the “living allowance” are “a new year bonus” and a “summer allowance”, to be paid to SJM employees this year.
According to the statement, if the company’s employees earn MOP20,000 (US$2,504) per month or less, they will receive a “living allowance” equal to two months of their current salary, whereas, if employees earn MOP20,000 per month or above, they will receive a “living allowance” of one and a half months of their current salary or at least MOP40,000, depending on which is higher. The first of the two installments of the bonus payment was distributed on January 1 and the second will take place on July 1.