income support


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income support

n
(Social Welfare) (in Britain, formerly) a social security payment for people on very low incomes

income support

In the United Kingdom, welfare payments made to the unemployed or people on low incomes.
Translations

income support

n (Brit) → sussidio di indigenza or povertà
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BADIN -- Pakistan Peoples Party ladies wing Badin staged protest demonstration in front of Badin press club against removal of shaheed Benazir Bhutto's picture from Benazir income support programe card.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarians Secretary Information and member of the National Assembly Doctor Nafisa Shah has condemned the act of removing Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto's picture from Benazir Income Support Program logo.
The fake messages sent out in the name of Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) continue to befool the people and, in some instances, deprive them of their hard-earned money.
He was addressing the opening ceremony of first exhibition of hand embroidered shawls prepared by beneficiaries of Benazir Income Support Programme and its e-commerce launch in Islamabad on Monday.
The Government of Canada continues to support this cost-sharing agreement with the RRS where IRCC provides partial income support via the Resettlement Assistance Program directly to LGBTQ2 refugees that are privately sponsored through this initiative.
Mr Abbott has denied accusations that he was singling out the children of Australia's war veterans for cutting their income support bonus.
ISLAMABAD -- The Finance minister senator Ishaq Dar emphasized to ensure transparency in Benazir Income Support Program and cash transfers must reach the deserving and the poor of the poorest.
The overpayment of Income Support was pounds 10,911.
18 in income support that she was not entitled to between July 2004 and November 2009.
While living in Swansea, Thomas, now of Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire, claimed thousands of pounds of income support and council tax benefit as a single person for a number of years, despite living with a partner.
The European Parliament's Committee on Employment and Social Affairs (EMPL) has called for taxation on high salaries to be used to boost welfare systems and income support, and reduce income gaps.
She illegally claimed pounds 2,710 housing and council tax benefit and pounds 3,213 income support.