Tunisia has secured $175 million from the World Bank to support digital transformation in the country, the World Bank Group announced last month in a statement. The funding, according to different media reports, comes in the form of...

China should take measures to ensure the social insurance contributions of enterprises are reduced, according to a State Council executive meeting Wednesday chaired by Premier Li Keqiang. China has announced measures to cut the...

Quebec’s labour shortage was the focus of major attention last month, as the federal government confirmed a $5.4-billion investment directed towards provincial workers and businesses. The funds announced through Budget 2017 and...

BLOG: One morning in May, cleaning worker Lau Chung dragged herself to the head office of Hong Kong’s ...

In the nine years since the Affordable Care Act was signed into law, it has affected nearly every aspect of the nation's health care system. Millions of Americans have gotten health insurance through the ACA exchanges or Medicaid...

Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne on Tuesday called "healthy aging" to be put at the center of social policies world wide. Opening the two-day Silver Economy Forum in Helsinki, Rinne said Finland looks forward to a global action...

The public pension system and people’s concern over their retirement finances emerged as a key campaign issue for the upcoming...

District Administration Rajouri has decided to extend old-age pension benefits to maximum number of eligible persons. For the purpose, it is going to organise special camps to list the deserving persons for providing them benefits...

Over the next five years, between 2019 and  2024, the Government needs over Rwf100 billion to streamline Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in order to release qualified graduates into both national and...

The world is about to miss a key deadline for ensuring universal education, the United Nations has warned. World leaders agreed in 2015 that by 2030 all girls and boys should be able to complete free quality primary and secondary...

BLOG: The prime duty of the state and the governments running the state affairs is to promote the wellbeing of the people by pursuing policies aimed at poverty alleviation and providing safety nets for the vulnerable sections of the...

Pakistan has made commitment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that it is aiming to increase spending on the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) to 0.4 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) on an annual basis, reveals...