Sunday, May 12, 2019

82,000 subscribers benefit from SSC unemployment insurance in Jordan

Since the introduction of the unemployment insurance system in September 2011, around 82,000 Social Security Corporation (SSC) subscribers have benefited from the service, at a total value of JD70 million. SSC Spokesperson Musa Sbeihi on Saturday said that the insurance helps those covered maintain their living standards until they find employment, and for a maximum period of six months, according to a statement carried by the Jordan News Agency, Petra. He added that the unemployment insurance guarantees that subscribers remain under the SSC umbrella for the allocated period of one to six months, in addition to providing the job market with the chance to readjust and restructure so that it can better accommodate human resources within different sectors. Read More