Number of IESS affiliates would increase by 48.7%

The number of workers covered by the social insurance could increase by 48.7% if the Labor Justice and Recognition of the Unpaid Work at Home bill is approved today during the second and final debate of the National Assembly. Currently, 2’711.742 people are affiliated to...

FCME affiliates will ask their money back if it is transferred to Biess

Several affiliate members of the Severance Fund of the Ecuadorian Teacher´s Staff (FCME for its Spanish acronym) have updated their savings books and checked how much money they have in their bank accounts. “We have 400 customers a day. It’s a high number because the...
Reforms without technical support worsen the finances of the IESS

Reforms without technical support worsen the finances of the IESS

The population under Social security coverage practically tripled, going from 2.6 million in 2008 to 8 billion at the end of 2013, due to new regulations for the affiliation, listed as free technical support. This aggravated the financial situation of health insurance and, in the...