Leaders of Vietnam Social Insurance will answer questions about purchasing and benefits when participating in voluntary social insurance at 14:00 on November 24.
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Participating in the online consultation session included Ms. Dinh Mai Hanh – Deputy Head of Collection Management Department, Card – Vietnam Social Insurance; Ms. Nguyen Thi Thanh Hien – Head of Retirement Division, Vietnam Social Insurance Policy Implementation Board.
Self-risk social insurance (social insurance) Is one of the forms for people to participate in social insurance. As long as there is a need, people of all subjects aged 15 years and over can participate and enjoy certain benefits as prescribed.
When participating in voluntary social insurance, if men are full 60 years old, women aged 55 and over and have full 20 years of social insurance payment or more will enjoy a monthly pension, free health insurance. If the person is on pension or is participating in voluntary social insurance for full 5 years or more but dies, his / her relatives are entitled to a funeral fee and one-off survivorship allowance.
Accordingly, the pension will be adjusted on the basis of the increase in the consumer price index and economic growth in accordance with the social insurance fund. Finally, the participants are supported by the State when participating in voluntary social insurance with a maximum support period of 10 years.
As of May 31, the number of people participating in voluntary social insurance was 600,600 people, an increase of 42,000 people compared to April. Previously, Vietnam Social Security innovated communication and coordinated with Vietnam Post. successfully organized “The launching ceremony in response to the month of campaigning for the deployment of all-people social insurance – Propagating and mobilizing people to participate in voluntary social insurance” on a national scale.
This year, the Covid-19 epidemic was complicated, affecting significantly on production and business activities of units, enterprises and thousands of employees. Policies on social insurance, health insurance and unemployment insurance help to partly ensure the lives and health of thousands of unemployed workers and their families. From there, minimizing economic pressure on units and enterprises in ensuring production and business; contribute to stable economic and social situation of the country.
With all questions around the topic of voluntary social insurance, Ms. Dinh Mai Hanh – Deputy Head of the Management Board of Collection and Cards – Vietnam Social Insurance; Ms. Nguyen Thi Thanh Hien – Head of Pension Department, Policy Implementation Department of Social Insurance – Vietnam Social Insurance will answer with readers at 14:00 on November 24. VnExpress.