BANGKOK, June 8 (TNA) – The cabinet approved 10,000 temporary jobs for new graduates to relieve unemployment during the COVID-19 crisis.
Government spokesman Anucha Burapachaisri said the cabinet gave a green light to spend 2.25 billion baht on employing 10,000 administrative temps in the government sector to help new graduates affected by COVID-19.
The employment period will be capped at one year or will finish on Sept 30 next year and 28 government organizations that urgently need additional personnel will hire the temps.
The employees will receive a monthly salary of 18,000 baht and enjoy the welfare that normal government officials have except rights to monkhood and haj.
The cabinet ordered the concerned organizations to finish the recruitment within August. (TNA)