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furlough

noun absence, commeatus, holiday, leave, leave of absence, leisure, liberty, recess, respite, rest, sussension of work, time off, vacation
See also: absence, holiday, leave
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CLA noted, as of the end of December last year, 109 enterprises, mainly in electronic manufacturing, had furloughed some 13,000 employees, a record high since the furlough reporting system had been set up.
At Bush Intercontinental Airport, which laid off 75 construction workers in addition to those furloughed, work on a $25 million Terminal Radar Approach Control has been suspended.
How medical coverage is handled when workers are furloughed may vary.
has "officially closed'' her Washington office along with offices in Boston and Springfield, and most of her staff have been furloughed since the shutdown began on Oct.
More than 1,000 of the Pennsylvania National Guard's military technicians were furloughed because of the federal shutdown, Corbett noted in a letter to Secretary Chuck Hagel on Thursday.
The CLA will keep offering such programs and urge higher participation, particularly by those furloughed.
COBURG - Monaco Coach officials have notified furloughed employees that the company's Coburg RV factory will remain idled for at least another two weeks.
On 29 June Northwest Airlines said it plans to reduce its schedule and recall furloughed pilots.
Other than two bloodmobile drives Monday, the Red Cross also has shut down its mobile operations and furloughed 25 drivers.
The Labor Department's claims reports in coming weeks won't reflect furloughed federal workers.
5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Master Executive Council (United MEC) of the Air Line Pilots Association today applauded United Airlines' announcement of the recall of all furloughed United pilots.