VIOLATIONS OF NEARLY 6.4M DRAMS REGISTERED IN ARMENIAN SOCIAL SERVICE TERRITORIAL AGENCIES FROM BEGINNING OF 2007
Oct 29 2007
YEREVAN, OCTOBER 29, NOYAN TAPAN. Cases containing violations of 6.4m
drams (nearly 19.6 thousand USD) have been revealed as a result of
checkings implemented in 16 territorial agencies of Armenian Social
Service. Noyan Tapan correspondent was informed about it by Vahan
Baghdasarian, the Head of the Control and Social Monitoring Department
of the RA Ministry of Labor and Social Issues. According to him,
the most part of the registered violations is conditioned by forged
certificates introduced by local self-government bodies.
V. Baghdasarian said that during 2007, studies were also conducted in
six territorial centers of the Armenian State Employment Service, where
violations of 173 thousand drams were revealed. According to him, the
main violations are, in particular, conditioned by wrong calculation of
length of service for determining the duration of unemployment benefit.
According to the head of the department, checkings were also carried
out in 12 territorial centers of the State Fund of Social Insurance,
where cases of overpaying and underpaying to the total amount of 630
thousand drams were registered.