Kmart has confirmed it is reopening its Dunedin store, but for how long it will remain at its current site remains unclear.
The store is an anchor tenant of Meridian Mall on George St, the city's main shopping street, however it remained closed since the country went into nationwide lockdown.
The store would be closed for an additional two weeks, ''while we await engineering advice'', a spokeswoman says.
With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?
Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.
New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.
Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
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60.1% Yes, five days is not enough60.1% Complete
13.9% No, I never use mine up anyway13.9% Complete
25.9% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis25.9% Complete
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