service delivery

Bolivia: Pago anticipado de aguinaldo de la Renta Digniddad

Submitted by mmarquez on Thu, 08/06/2020 - 10:55

boliviasegura.gob.bo (31.07.2020) El Decreto Supremo 4303 autoriza, de manera excepcional, el pago anticipado del Aguinaldo de la Renta Dignidad, por la Gestión 2020 a los Beneficiarios de la Renta Universal de Vejez (Renta Dignidad). El aguinaldo normalmente se paga en diciembre, y ahora se adelanta a agosto.

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bolivia
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Old age Pensions
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Singapore: Self-employed person income relief scheme (SIRS)

Submitted by siha on Fri, 07/31/2020 - 13:45

NTUC (31.07.2020) SIRS helps Singaporean self-employed persons (SEPs) with less means and family support tide over this period of extraordinary economic uncertainty. SEPs to receive $3,000 each in May, July and October 2020. 

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singapore
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Service delivery
Cash transfers
Covid-19
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Martinique: COVID-19 teleconsultations

Submitted by siha on Thu, 07/30/2020 - 11:30

Martinique Regional Health Agency (30.03.2020) From Monday March 30, healthcare professionals will be able to carry out teleconsultations more easily with the “ Médiconsult ” tool .

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Martinique
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Health
ICT
Covid-19
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Viet Nam: Online social security services on the National Public Service Portal

Submitted by mmarquez on Tue, 07/21/2020 - 10:52

vss.gov.vn (25.05.2020) Since May 12 (2020), the National Public Service Portal (launched in December 2019) has provided six additional public services to support people and businesses during the COVID-19 epidemic, namely: supporting workers to postpone labor contracts and take leave without salary; supporting employers to borrow capital to pay workers' discontinued wages; declaring extension of corporate tax payment; declaring extension of personal tax payment; temporarily closing the retirement fund; receiving and handling feedback and recommendations regarding supporting people and busin

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vietnam
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E-services
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Slovakia: Extension of unemployment benefit

Submitted by siha on Fri, 07/17/2020 - 10:38

Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Family (17.07.2020) The unemployment benefit period is extended to those insured persons whose 6-month unemployment benefit period would have expired during the crisis situation related to the spread of COVID-19, ie since the declaration of the emergency on 12 March 2020.

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slovakia
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Unemployment
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Slovakia: Extension of parental allowance

Submitted by siha on Fri, 07/17/2020 - 10:27

Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Family (17.07.2020) In times of crisis, we are extending parental allowance to parents who lost their entitlement to it in March 2020 and later, have no job to return to, and have no other income. We will pay him until the end of the emergency. The parental allowance will be paid in the same amount as it was provided, until the end of the crisis situation.

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slovakia
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Family benefits
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Burundi: Burundi's new coronavirus policy: Mass testing in Bujumbura city

Submitted by siha on Mon, 07/13/2020 - 12:02

Al Jazeera (07.07.2020) Burundi has launched a campaign of mass testing for the coronavirus in the country's largest city, in a significant shift in policy for a nation which has largely ignored the dangers of the outbreak.

Many Bujumbura residents, including students, participated in the screening in three centres in the north, centre and south of the commercial capital on Monday.

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burundi
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Health
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