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
Thursday, May 17, 2018
The Philippines and Russia get closer to signing an agreement that would protect Filipino workers in the Russian Federation. As the number of migrant Filipino workers increases, Moscow and Manila are busy negotiating a bilateral labour...
Philippines, Russia, Asia, Europe
Monday, April 9, 2018
The UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) has updated its Social Protection Toolbox, an online platform for policy makers to share experiences and good practices in providing healthcare and income security. The refreshed...
Sunday, February 18, 2018
Regina Doherty, the social protection minister (UK), plans a gradual phasing-in of auto-enrolment pensions to avoid triggering a sudden drop in consumer spending or wide-scale opt-outs by workers who might baulk at the high cost of having to save for...
Sunday, February 11, 2018
KARACHI: PPP Sindh president Nisar Ahmed Khuhro, Sindh Minister for Information, Labour and Transport Syed Nasir Hussain Shah along with the representatives of Workers and Employees
The Pakistan People’s Party-led provincial government on...
Friday, February 9, 2018
Ondo State on Tuesday became the first state of the federation to have a law on social protection. The law, was made by the State House of Assembly with considerable input from the United Nation’s Children Fund (UNICEF).