30 March 2020 – Provided wage support and job search promotion subsidies for freelancers and the self-employed

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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 provided a monthly subsidy of 500,000 won (US$400) to freelancers and self-employed workers throughout Korea for up to two months, beginning in April 2020.
Full details here: https://moel.go.kr/english/poli/poliNewsnews_view.jsp?idx=1559