Sunday, August 5, 2018

Govt proposes 120-day jobless allowance

The government has proposed to provide up to 120 days’ unemployment allowance per year to those who are jobless in a bid to uphold people’s right to employment enshrined in the constitution.

The government will start providing the allowance within a year of enforcement of Right to Employment Bill, which was drafted by the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Protection and has been forwarded to the Cabinet Read More