re: "My Contract with my client was put on hold. What are possible causes of this incident?"
Maybe it has been too long (over a month) since you logged time on the contract.
Maybe the client intentionally paused the contract, in order to prevent you from logging any more time.
Maybe there was a problem with the client's billing method, and Upwork put the contract on hold until they can verify that they can bill the client for the time you work.
You should communicate with your client to see if they paused it for some reason, and also look out for any emails from Upwork Customer Support in case they contact you regarding an issue with the client's account. In the meantime, you shouldn't do any further work on the contract.
@Preston H wrote:
If you go to the "My Jobs" page, the notation by the contract identifies wether it was Upwork or the client who paused the contract.
She is talking about an "on hold" contract, which is completely different to a "paused" contract.
I see this contract was resumed soon after being temporarily suspended, which you can confirm by visiting the contract details page. Please communicate with your client before resuming work on this contract.
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