34 reports

  • 7.4 Medical Benefits
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in India, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in India, detailed information about the private benefits in India, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the different...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • India
  • Economy
  • 7.4 Medical Benefits
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in Germany, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in Germany, detailed information about the private benefits in Germany, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Germany
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • US Medical Benefits - Additional Medicare Tax

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in the US, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in the US, detailed information about the private benefits in the US, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the different...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Occupational Pension
  • Pension
  • United States
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • 7.5 Medical Benefits

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in Liechtenstein, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in Liechtenstein, detailed information about the private benefits in Liechtenstein, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Liechtenstein
  • Economy
  • 7.1 Medical Benefits
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits

Synopsis Romania has a well-established social security system. In order to provide its citizens with decent living conditions, the Romanian government provides various social security schemes in close association with private institutions. The Romanian pension system is divided into three pillars – the first is a mandatory public...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Romania
  • Economy
  • 7.1 Medical Benefits
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits

Synopsis Kazakhstan’s social security system comprises the social insurance system and the social assistance system. The social security system covers a large proportion of the population, and offers a wide range of social benefits and allowances to its people. The Kazakhstan Agency for Financial Market and Financial Organizations,...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Public Health Insurance
  • Kazakhstan
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in China , including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in China, detailed information about the private benefits in China, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the different...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Public Health
  • China
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • MEDICAL BENEFITS - ADDITIONAL MEDICARE TAX

Synopsis In 1952, Puerto Rico was granted the status of Commonwealth of United States after its constitution was ratified by the electorate. The Employees Retirement System (ERS) and Teachers Retirement System (TRS) are the major governing bodies of social security. The existing retirement system was introduced in 1951 as a defined...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Puerto Rico
  • Definitions
  • 7.3 Sickness Benefits

Severance pay includes leave entitlement, medical continuity benefits, and other benefits.

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Australasia
  • Australia
  • Oceania
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Luxembourg - Contribution by Employer and Employee

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in Luxembourg, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in Luxembourg, detailed information about the private benefits in Luxembourg, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Luxembourg
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in France, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in France, detailed information about the private benefits in France, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the different...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • France
  • Economy
  • Labour Indicators
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in Greece, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in Greece, detailed information about the private benefits in Greece, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the different...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Greece
  • Economic Indicators
  • Economy
  • Definitions
  • Definitions

It looks after the medical benefits scheme.

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Malta
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in Belgium, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in Belgium, detailed information about the private benefits in Belgium, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Belgium
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The Swedish social security system is an integral part of the country’s welfare system, and is classified into two types: the universal and social insurance system (old system) and unified social insurance, and the individual notional and mandatory individual accounts system (new system), which was established in 1999. The...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Sweden
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • 7.4 Medical Benefits

Synopsis Hong Kong’s social welfare system provides cover to all residents in the event of disability, old age, death, unemployment and sickness. The public pension pillar covers those individuals in need of assistance. The occupational pillar, which is a compulsory defined-contribution (DC) scheme, was launched in 2000. The third...

  • Medical Benefit
  • China
  • 6.4 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The Malaysian Social Security System is based on two pillars: the Employees Provident Fund and the Social Insurance System. Pensions in Malaysia are covered by the Employees Provident Fund, which acts as a fundamental support to the Malaysian pension system and deals with the provision of extensive social security functions....

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Malaysia
  • 6.4 Medical Benefits
  • 7.3 Death Benefits

Synopsis The Indonesian social security system comprises the provident fund system and social insurance system. Social security in Indonesia covers a small proportion of the population with minimal benefits. The employment-linked systems of contributory social insurance only cover 17% of employed persons, while more than 80% of people...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Indonesia
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis New Zealand has a comprehensive social security system, which is largely non-contributory. Neither employers nor employees contribute to social security funds as they are tax financed. However, employees and self-employed persons must make contributions to the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) scheme, which provides...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Australasia
  • New Zealand
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Private Benefits: Basic Medical Plan

Synopsis The Taiwanese social security system ensures that it meets all the social requirements of the country’s employees that are engaged in trade and commerce, or are employees of private and public sector companies. Persons working in mines and plantations, fishermen and some self-employed persons are also protected through social...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • State Pension
  • Taiwan
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in Finland, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in Finland, detailed information about the private benefits in Finland, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Finland
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The social security system in Peru is still undergoing significant change, with low social security contributions due to the informal nature of the labor market as most of the workers are self-employed and lack of information and valuation within the system. In the early 1990s, during the country’s financial crisis and the...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Peru
  • Economy
  • Definitions
  • 7.2 Medical and Health Benefits

They receive pensions and other benefits from one or more sources.

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Costa Rica
  • Economy
  • Definitions
  • Definitions

Severance pay includes leave entitlement, medical continuity benefits, and other benefits.

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Switzerland
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • 7.3 Death Benefits

Synopsis Colombia has a basic social security system with low coverage and participation. The country’s social insurance system was initially introduced for public sector employee groups only. Private sector employees secured coverage in 1946. Pension benefits were introduced with the creation of the Social Security Institute (ISS)...

  • Health Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Colombia
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis Following its declaration of independence, Ukraine initiated socio-economic reforms and initiated the national social security system. The system is divided into Compulsory State Social insurance, funded by employee and employer contributions, and Family and Social Benefits and Services, financed by the government. The country’s...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Ukraine
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis Mexico’s social security system was introduced in 1942 and has since evolved in terms of scope and coverage. The Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS) and the Institute for Security and Social Services for Government Workers (ISSSTE) are the governing bodies of social security system. The existing social security system...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Mexico
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis Following independence in 1993, the Slovak government reformed taxation, healthcare, pensions and the social welfare system. These reforms helped the government to consolidate the budget and move towards joining the EU in 2004. The country also introduced several investor-friendly policies – including labor market liberalization...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Slovakia
  • Economy
  • 6.5 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The South Korean social security system comprises social insurance, public assistance and social welfare services. The main component of the Korean social security system is the social insurance program, and the most important sector with respect to resources and expansion is health insurance. The country has an industrial...

  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • South Korea
  • Economy
  • NHIC
  • 6.6 Medical Benefits
  • Definitions

Synopsis The report provides in-depth industry analysis, information and insights of the employee benefits in Austria, including: overview of the state and compulsory benefits in Austria, detailed information about the private benefits in Austria, insights on various central institutions responsible for the administration of the...

  • Insurance
  • Medical Benefit
  • Pension
  • Austria
  • Economy