EghtesadOnline: The parliamentary body responsible for reviewing the budget bill, the Majlis Joint Commission, has approved the pooling of next year’s revenues gained from the implementation of the Targeted Subsidies Law of 2010 and those earned from raising gasoline price since mid-November 2019.
EghtesadOnline: Underprivileged provinces will receive bigger shares from the government’s fresh cash subsidy as compensation for the recent hike in gasoline prices, known as the Livelihood Assistance Program.
EghtesadOnline: The government has discontinued monthly payments of cash subsidies to a further 400,000 individuals who were found to be economically well-off.
EghtesadOnline: Two hundred thousand high-income households have been removed from the list of cash subsidy receivers, the spokesman of the headquarters associated with the implementation of Clause 14 of the Fiscal 2019-20 Budget Law said.
EghtesadOnline: The Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare will initiate the identification of households belonging to the top three high-income deciles as of Sept. 23 to eliminate them from the list of cash subsidy receivers.
EghtesadOnline: I ran Cabinet has ratified the implementation of Clause 14 of the Budget Law for the Fiscal 2019-20, which pertains to the "Targeted Subsidies Law".
EghtesadOnline: Lawmakers obliged the government on Saturday to identify and remove three high-income deciles from the list of those receiving the monthly cash subsidy payment.