Wednesday, January 26

Advance payment of the Digital Voucher from December 10

The President of the Republic, Laurentino Cortizo announced that from Friday 10 to Tuesday 14 December477,894 Panamanians who met the joint responsibility and established criteria, will receive the benefits provided through the Digital Voucher of the New Panama Solidarity Plan, which amounts to $ 120.00 per month.

Stressed that payments include Panamanians who maintain suspended contracts and citizens in the districts of Arraiján, Colón, Chitré, David, La Chorrera, Panama, Santiago and San Miguelito; as well as artisans and trainers from the National Institute of Professional Training and Training for Human Development (Inadeh) and members of the creative industry registered with the Ministry of Culture.

According to the plan established by the government, the payment of the digital voucher as a measure of relief in the face of the economic situation that Panamanian families are experiencing due to the effects of the pandemic lasted until this month of December, and its payment is subject to compliance with co-responsibilities that They contemplate taking Inadeh courses and doing community work.

EThe government has announced that it is evaluating the extension of this subsidy for another six months until June 30, 2022, considering that still many Panamanians have not managed to recover or re-enter the labor market.