Affiliation of housewives to Social Security will be set in 60 days

The Law for Labor Justice, published yesterday in the Official Gazette, determines that the Board of the IESS has a term of 60 days to set the contribution that housewives will have to pay to Social Security. Socioeconomic information of each family will be used by the IESS...

Minister of Labour clarifies that the State will cover retirement pension to housewives

The state will subsidize retirement pensions in order that housewives have access to this benfit, said on Wednesday, January 21 the Minister of Labour, Carlos Marx Carrasco, in Guayaquil. This, in relation with the Social Justice and Labor Award of Household Work bills. “It...

President Correa promotes labor reform for housewives

President Rafael Correa spoke on November 25 on the “benefits” of his proposal to include housewives in the social security system. This is part of the promotion of the draft reforms to the Social Security Law, which he introduced on November 15 tomodify the Labour...

Housewifes will pay between USD 2 and 45 for access to a pension

The Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security (IESS for its Spanish acronym) has already designed the table of contributions for housewives who will access to the pension benefit. The draft project provides that pensions are financed from the state and housewife contributions....

Unpaid housewives would not access to the full benefits of Social Security

The compulsory registration of housewives and even fines will be included in labor and social security reforms. According to the draft submitted by the Executive power to the Assembly, workers who do not receive compensation at home, will not access to all the benefits of Social...