President Hage Geingob said the government will assist farmers in areas hard-hit by the drought. The president said the government, although with limited budgetary means, will assist farmers who have “lost large numbers of cattle or...

Las personas con discapacidad interesadas en sumarse al programa Uruguay Trabaja podrán inscribirse antes de este viernes 22.  Para ello, deben haber cumplido entre 18 y 64 años de edad, no contar con estudios superiores a tercer...

Several weekly payments will increase by €5 a week over the coming days - after the changes were announced in last October's Budget. 637,340 pensioners aged 66 and over will see their maximum personal rate of pension rise by €5 per...

 In 2017, total government expenditure in the European Union (EU) amounted to 45.8% of gross domestic product (GDP). This share has steadily decreased since 2012, when it stood at 48.9% of GDP. Social protection represented the most...

La cérémonie officielle de lancement du Fonds Malgache de Formation Professionnelle s’est déroulée aujourd’hui au CARLTON Anosy. Créé à l’initiative des partenaires sociaux, appuyés par l’état et les Partenaires Techniques et...

minister Stanley Simataa on Wednesday announced that the government will spend about N$570 million on drought relief this year. He made the announcement at a media briefing on decisions taken at the Cabinet meeting on Tuesday....

Money disbursed from the social assistance fund in the first two months of 2019 rose 70.1 percent to Rp23.6 trillion from Rp13.9 trillion in the same period of 2018, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said. The amount rose as the number of the...

An agreement on modernised rules to coordinate national social security systems was reached by Employment Committee negotiators and EU ministers on Tuesday. The new rules focus on facilitating labour mobility within the EU, while safeguarding workers...

Senior citizens in national capital will no more have to run around the office of their local legislators or their offices to get old age pension. Now, they can directly apply either from a nearby internet café or from their home...

The city government has issued a clarification regarding the guidelines for grant of maternity leave to ad hoc resident doctors following a notice from the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) to ensure that there is no discrimination...

B.C.’s NDP government recast 18 months worth of its accomplishments on housing, child care and social assistance on Monday into a newly titled poverty reduction plan that left advocates looking for bold action disappointed. Social...

The Ambassador of Canada to Egypt and the World Food Programme’s (WFP) Deputy Country Director visited today one of the schools of their joint school feeding project that has assisted over 1 million Egyptian and Syrian students over...