Adjustment of Socialist Cestaticket
Decree No. 2.244 was published in Official Gazette of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela No. 40.852 of February 19, 2016. Said Decree adjusts the payment of the Socialist Cestaticket (food bonus), for the workers who provide services at the public and private sectors, to two point five Tax Units (2,5 T.U.) per day, at the rate of thirty (30) days per month. A maximum of up to the equivalent to seventy-five Tax Units (75 T.U.) per month may be received, without prejudice to the provision of article 7 of the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of the Socialist Cestaticket for Workers.
The Decree will enter into effect on March 1, 2016.
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