Jaipur: While Goa manages to give a monthly pension of Rs 3,000 to its old age and disability pensioners, Rajasthan offers only Rs 500;...

Las atenciones en el área pediátrica se han incrementado con la ampliación de la cobertura....

More than 6.6 million Tanzanian citizens falling in the extreme poor and food-insecure category will have their livelihoods improved with the additional financing of $200 million (400bn/-) approved by the World Bank.

Punjab government today directed officials of Social Security Department to complete the verification work related to various pension schemes for old age, widow, handicapped by June 30. 

In a major relief to over 6 lakh beneficiaries of old age, disability and widow pensions, the Delhi government has decided to disburse these every month from July, doing away with the practice of making quarterly payments.

Algunas empresas en Panamá han adoptado el aumento del tiempo de baja por maternidad.

During the 105th session of the International Labour Conference, Ukraine became the 53rd ILO Member State to ratify Convention No. 102 on minimum standards of social security - the key international instrument defining a...

The measures taken in Belarus and Russia to develop the pension systems are concordant. The opinion was voiced by Natalya Murashkevich, Head of the Central Office for Pension Coverage of the Belarusian Labor and Social Protection...

The broad principle of a universal economic and social safety net is said to be growing and being seriously debated around the world, including India. What India needs is not another form of freebies but a vastly improved welfare...

Ghana on Monday launched the National Social Protection Policy aimed at delivering a well-coordinated and inter-sectoral social protection system that would enable people to live in dignity.

President John Mahama is set to launch a new social protection policy claimed to be the first-ever in Ghana and Africa.

There is a R126-billion surplus in the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF), and if changes before Parliament are approved, this money will be used to your benefit. The Unemployment Insurance Amendment Bill is under consideration by...