Zehra Zümrüt Selçuk, Minister of Family, Labor and Social Services, stated that they provided around 18 billion lira to our 1 million 670 thousand workplaces and 10,9 million insurances per month with 83 separate incentives and support practices.
Pointing out that significant support has been provided in the last two years for the protection of employment, Minister Selçuk said, “For the 5-point reduction we have given in order to protect employment and reduce the costs of our employers who pay regular premiums, 39,4 billion TL, the workforce of the minimum wage increase that aims to increase the living standards of our insured with minimum wage. We have provided 15 billion TL for the Minimum Wage Support, which is applied to reduce the premium cost of the employer in order not to affect the market.
On the other hand, together with the regional investment incentive of 2,4 billion TL in order to increase the investment supports provided to developed regions, to support strategic investments and to reduce regional development disparities; In order to increase production and employment opportunities in 51 provinces and two districts determined by taking into account the socio-economic development index, we have provided an additional 4 points of 6 billion TL. " said.
Emphasizing that the number of enterprises and employees benefiting from incentives is increasing day by day, Minister Selçuk said, “Our State; It continues to provide employment incentives and support by not avoiding any sacrifice in order to increase the opportunities of our citizens to find a job. We support our business, our employees and our employers with the incentive and support packages we create by mobilizing all opportunities. In this context, we have provided approximately 18 billion lira of support from July 2018 to June 2020 with our 83 separate incentive and support applications. As of August 1 2020 starting with promoting employment and supporting normalization Support remove our support number 19, Turkey, we aim to continue to grow. " made the explanation.
Minister Selçuk said, "With these supports, we will continue to increase registered employment and contribute to the participation of disadvantaged groups such as women, youth and disabled citizens." used the expressions.