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Published 26.06.2020 15:45
China has canceled interest free loans to African States.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced that the country will cancel its interest-free loans to African countries that are due to mature by the end of 2020 in a bid to support the continent during the Covid-19 pandemic. He further added that countries that were hardest hit by the pandemic…
Unemployment,
Published 19.06.2020 06:54
In Spain, the government announced a €4,2 billion aid plan for spurring the tourism sector.
The plan consists of 28 measures in five areas: restoring confidence in the destination, the revival of the sector, competitiveness, strategie and marketing. The tourism sector accounts for 12 per cent of the Spain’s Gross Domestic Product.
Unemployment,
Published 19.06.2020 05:19
Malaysia has launched a fourth economic stimulus package valued at $8.2 billion (RM35 billion), aiming at checking unemployment.
The plan includes wage subsidies extension from three months to six months. Up to 200,000 jobless and younger Malaysians will also be benefited.
Unemployment, ,
Published 14.06.2020 15:38
In Somalia the FAO is using GPS enabled photo verification to verify their mobile beneficiaries.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is using mobile money to support vulnerable Somalians during the Covid-19 pandemic. Before the pandemic, the organization would use fingerprint verification for beneficiaries collecting their mobile money transfers however as an added Covid-19 safety measure the organization is now using…
Unemployment,
Published 14.06.2020 14:27
Singapore plans another $23.2 billion as its fourth stimulus package to support the economy.
Along with the previous three stimulus packages, Singapore will spend around $70.4 billion to manage economic impact. The measures include wage support, rental waivers for small businesses and create job opportunities.
Unemployment,
Published 23.06.2020 17:49
In New Zealand, a law firm owner $1000 gave each of her 14 employees $1000 to spend.
Dunedin lawyer Jenny Beck has surprised her staff with the handout. There was one caveat coming with the handout. The money had to be spent on accommodation, food at local restaurants and cafes, and at tourist attractions during a holiday over a long weekend. The lawyer was inspired by the…
Unemployment,
Published 13.06.2020 14:23
In the Philippines, the House of Representatives approved on second reading a measure proposing a $25.7 billion economic stimulus package on June 1.
The bill is planned for wage subsidies and loans for business and also for building health, education and food security authorities. Third and final reading is expected in the first week of June.
Unemployment,
Published 22.06.2020 14:22
In Ukraine, a project I can will support business ideas created by women during the quarantine period.
It allocates UAH 500,000 (an equivalent of $18,600) to support five projects with innovative solutions “to reform an existing business given the new realities of the coronavirus,” the project’s website says. All ideas and businesses need to be created and implemented by women.
Unemployment,
Published 18.06.2020 13:14
Anonymous donor gave $40,000 to Florida cafe to help it stay open during the pandemic and feed doctors.
Bill’s Cafe, a restaurant in Naples, Florida, was forced to close due to the governor’s stay-at-home order. An anonymous donor has donated the restaurant money so that it could survive despite the order. However, the donor asked if the restaurant’s owner would be willing to send 100 sandwiches per day…
Lockdown, Unemployment, ,
Published 07.06.2020 10:02
In Egypt the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) has approved an emergency assistance grant to provide food relief.
The grant of US $500,000 will “provide food relief, and contribute to restoring the livelihoods of vulnerable populations severely affected by Covid-19.” The organization wants to ensure that the country is able to provide effective interventions quickly. Egypt is one of Africa’s hardest-hit countries by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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