Thursday, September 20, 2018
The Employee’s State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has approved a scheme for providing unemployment allowance to workers rendered jobless due to the “changing employment pattern”, acknowledging the fact that permanent jobs are on a decline in the country...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Since 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau has produced a more sophisticated measure of poverty that, among other things, includes the income effects of government assistance programs such as Social Security and the Earned Income Tax Credit. Introduced in...
America, U.S. Virgin Islands
Monday, August 20, 2018
Seasonal workers in certain areas of the country will get up to five more weeks of employment insurance benefits under a $189 million pilot project announced Monday by Ottawa. An estimated 51,500 workers -- in parts of Atlantic Canada, Quebec and Yukon...
Monday, June 11, 2018
Germany has suggested the creation of a Europe-wide unemployment insurance system to make the eurozone more resilient to future economic shocks, Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said in an interview published on Saturday.
Friday, June 8, 2018
China and Serbia have signed a bilateral pact on social security, agreeing on favorable terms to better protect the social benefits of workers.
The agreement was signed Thursday in Belgrade, according to a statement released Friday by China's Ministry...
China, Serbia, Asia, Europe
Monday, May 28, 2018
Kazakh Vice Minister of Labour and Social Protection Nurzhan Altayev held an open lecture at Nur Otan Party headquarters dedicated to the country’s nationwide mass entrepreneurship programme.The unemployed, self-employed, small business entities and...