The size of unemployment benefits will increase

In Fund of social insurance of the population reported that from March 1, 2020 unemployed in Ukraine will pay more.

Размер выплат по безработице увеличится

As it became known from the press service of the Fund since March payments to unemployed will increase by 170 hryvnia.

“The Board of the Fund decided to increase from March 1, 2020, the minimum size of unemployment benefits. For individuals, the payments which are assigned based on salary and pensionable service, the minimum size of unemployment benefit increased to 1800 hryvnia. For persons, the payment of which shall be appointed without regard to wages and insurance experience, minimum size of unemployment benefit increased to 650 hryvnias”, — is told in the message.

It is noted that before the amount of unemployment benefits amounted to 1630 UAH, now it has increased to 1800 UAH.

In the social insurance emphasized that the budget Department for the year 2020 balanced — revenues will amount to 15.5 billion UAH, expenses – UAH 15.6 billion.

In addition, in 2020, have increased the cost of implementing active programs of assistance of employment of the population – this year they will amount to 1.2 billion UAH that almost 500 million more than in 2019.