Social payments to be increased in Turkey
Social payments in Turkey will be increased for civil servants and pensioners. A family allowance of 429 Turkish Lira will be paid to a civil servant whose spouse is unemployed.
At the same time, the child benefit will increase by 5%. This amount is currently 94 TL for children between 0 and 6 years old and 47 TL for children over 6 years old. The maternity allowance will continue to be paid at TL 300 for the first child, TL 400 for the second child and TL 600 for the third.