Most people facing difficulties caused by the Covid-19 pandemic in Hai Duong have been supported.
To date, most revolutionary contributors, households living near or below the poverty line, and social protection beneficiaries facing difficulties caused by the Covid-19 pandemic have been supported in conformity with the Government's Resolution 42, according to the Hai Duong Department of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs.
Earlier, the provincial authorities approved a list of 161,985 people to be assisted with a total budget of more than VND199.9 billion. 19 of them voluntarily refused to receive more than VND21.7 million of support money.
The provincial People's Committee has passed a list of 289 laborers having labor contracts suspended or put on leave without pay at seven enterprises to be supported with a total amount of VND531 million.
176 people having labor contracts terminated but ineligible for unemployment allowances will be assisted with a total amount of VND870 million.
The payment to these people is being done.
Regarding support from the funds managed by the provincial Fatherland Front Committee, the provincial People's Committee has approved a support list of 431 members of households living near or below the poverty line arising after December 31, 2019 and those arising in households living near or below the poverty line approved to face difficulties because of the Covid-19 pandemic with a total budget of more than VND323.2 million.
987 martyrs' spouses who have been remarried and enjoy monthly allowances will be assisted with a total amount of over VND1.4 billion.