Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Revenues and expenditures of the State Social Protection Fund under the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population of Azerbaijan are forecasted to total 3,578.8 million manats in 2018, said the country’s Minister Salim Muslumov.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
ASEAN leaders signed agreement on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers on Tuesday, Filipinotimes reported.
The document is aimed to strengthen social protection, access to justice, humane and fair treatment and...
Asia, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
Monday, November 13, 2017
Universal basic income is an approach to economic security in which the government provides everyone with some money, regardless of work, no strings attached. Advocates say the system could be a smart and straightforward way to lift millions out of...
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Indonesia is an ageing society. There are approximately 20 million older people, and by 2050 this is projected to reach 70 million. But with only 11% accessing contributory pension schemes, there is very limited income security for the vast majority...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Increased trade, aid, investment, and diplomatic engagement between China and both Costa Rica and Panama signal a more general projection of Chinese economic and political standards in international trade policy, writes Sophie...
America, General, Asia, China
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Can we trust that people are best situated to make a decision about what will help them most? Give Directly’s latest experiment, a domestic program following Hurricane Harvey and targeting hard-hit Houston, may provide further data to answer that...