Shijiazhuang: more than 80,000 preferential recipients increase price subsidies
Xinhua News Agency, Shijiazhuang, 23 Nov (Reporter Yan Qilei) the reporter learned from the Shijiazhuang Municipal Government of Hebei Province that in order to ensure that the livelihood of the recipients of pension subsidies is not reduced as a result of rising prices, and has been gradually improved. According to the situation of rising prices, the city has launched a linkage mechanism between the standard of benefits and living subsidies and rising prices, so as to increase price subsidies.
According to reports, at present, according to the standard of urban subsidies in Shijiazhuang, the subsidy is 42.3 yuan per person in April, 55 yuan per person in May, 58.4 yuan per person in June, and 50.3 yuan per person in July. It benefited more than 80,000 preferential recipients, with a total reissue of more than 16 million yuan. Each county (city, district) will send the price subsidy to the account of the preferential benefit object in time in accordance with the regulations.
According to the data of the Shijiazhuang investigation team of the National Bureau of Statistics, the increase in food prices in the consumer price index of Shijiazhuang City in October reached the starting conditions of the linkage mechanism, and the relevant departments will accelerate the push forward. In a timely manner, the price subsidies for the recipients who enjoy the standard of pension subsidies will be paid in place.