Pandemic Unemployment Payment to be cut for part-time workers


The Pandemic Unemployment Payment is to be cut by 42 per cent for part-time workers.

The Irish Independent reports the 350 euro a week payment will be reduced to the Jobseeker's allowance rate of 203 euro.

The payment for full-time workers will be phased out over time.

The emergency scheme is to due to end on Monday, but is set to be extended.