The United Nations announced on Tuesday that it was able to deliver food aid to 9.5 million people in Yemen in December, just shy of its goal of 10 million, according to Reuters.

"We were at a bit less than...

All money transfer offices must pay cash wired electronically from abroad to the recipients in Lebanese pounds only and not in U.S. dollars, Lebanon’s Central Bank announced Monday.

A source told The Daily...

Distressed overseas Filipinos and their children may continue to seek assistance from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) through its attachés deployed in countries with a large concentration of Filipino workers...

Banco Azteca será la institución que emitirá las llamadas Tarjetas del Bienestar para los beneficiarios de los programas sociales del gobierno federal, como la pensión para adultos mayores y para personas con discapacidad, confirmó...

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has expanded nationwide a program that provides small pensions to Mexicans over age 68, an extension of an effort that he began in Mexico City while mayor of the capital in 2000.

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A controversial change to the age limit of an elderly welfare payment scheme is unlikely to be stopped, but officials should study how it could be implemented better, a top-level adviser to Hong Kong’s leader has said.

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A controversial change to the age limit of an elderly welfare payment scheme is unlikely to be stopped, but officials should study how it could be implemented better, a top-level adviser to Hong Kong’s leader has said.

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The move is being taken after four years when the government increased pensions for the aged, widows and others from Rs 200 to Rs 1,000 per month. 

As a Sankranti gift to people, the State government has...

Creating a safe environment and increasing support programs for the needy and the unemployed...

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a £3.95 million (US$5 million) contribution from the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) to its 2018/19 Lean Season Assistance programme in...

The Japanese government has failed to pay out tens of billions of yen (several hundred million dollars) in unemployment insurance and similar benefits due to years of inaccurate labor surveys, according to an internal investigation...

On official request, WFP assisted the Government of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) to improve the country's social protection framework to better cater to the needs of its most vulnerable citizens following a disaster. Nineteen...