30 March 2020 – Offered emergency relief payments for households

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Type of Intervention: Wage and income support
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Korean government is offering emergency relief payments worth 9.1 trillion won (US$7.4 billion) for all households except the richest 30 percent. Amounts paid will vary depending on household size, with a four-person household receiving one million won (US$800).
Full details here: http://english.moef.go.kr/pc/selectTbPressCenterDtl.do?boardCd=N0001&seq=4869