Subsidy ratio is often different between a small-medium enterprise (SME) and a large enterprise (LE). A SME is defined as follows in Japan’s Small Medium Enterprise Basic Act. A company, not meeting this criteria, is defined as a LE.
”Regular Worker” in condition B above is defined slightly differently among laws and regulations. Added above is a definition used in Employment Adjustment Subsidy.
- Small and Medium Enterprise Agency FAQ “Definition of SME” (in Japanese)」