Good news for approximately 29. employees of Daimler AG in Germany . The group that owns the Mercedes brand will pay an exceptional incentive bonus to its employees of up to 6. 000 euros according to their income. This bonus will be paid in February 2022.
A year marked by the Covid – 19
“Companies express their gratitude to employees for their exceptional work and their flexibility during a year which was once again marked by the coronavirus pandemic and by difficult general conditions ”, states in a press release Daimler AG, which specifies that this decision was taken by the Management Board and the General Works Council “even if the financial results for the year are not yet available”.
As recalled BFM TV , this announcement comes after the year has been complicated for automakers, especially due to shortages of raw materials and semiconductors . The German group had notably placed its employees on partial unemployment in April. Several Mercedes factories were also closed this summer.