The scope of the proposed exemption, which was put forward by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Finance Minister Israel Katz, is estimated at NIS 500 million.
Any employer who paid sick pay to an employee for days in quarantine in the six-month period from October 1, 2020, to March 31, 2021, may claim reimbursement from the government.
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"We take the incident seriously and are following developments on the issue and the findings of the supervisory authorities," said the Finance Ministry.
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Medical information, checks and pay stubs were among the customer information released.
The hackers have already published large collections of files containing the private information of customers and employees.
The blackShadow hacker group tweeted photos of ID cards, drivers licenses and forms containing private information including names and addresses.