Within the framework of Teacher’s Day, the Welfare Representative, Manuel Huerta Ladron de Guevara, announced an 8.2 percent increase in teachers’ salaries to standardize the income of education workers and Neither got less salary. More than 16,000 pesos, with the federal government setting a goal so that each custodian has a minimum wage of 20,000 pesos monthly.
In a press conference, the representative of the Government of Mexico in Veracruz also highlighted the announcement of the return of credits to Word through the Financiera del Bienstar, a record that starts next month and focuses on two areas of the population, which were Tandas. Included in the Dell BienStar program and complying with their payments and in a timely manner for new entrants who must submit a document showing their financial standing to the credit bureaus.
As every Monday, the Welfare Representative met with representatives of the media to inform the people of Veracruz, where he reiterated the announcement of the President of the Republic in the sense of informing the teachers about the increase of 8.2 percent. The intention to standardize wages and salaries among those who earn less in relation to higher earners.
“Today Teacher’s Day, we are not only celebrating, as recognized by union leaders nationally, the creation of 896 thousand jobs that have been generated under the government of the people of López Obrador, but today we are already can only announce with them, an 8.2 percent pay increase for teachers, retroactive to January and this will mean that no teacher in the country will earn less than 16,000 pesos, and we are getting closer to our goal that at least The less he earns, the 20,000 pesos,” Manuel Huerta reiterated, adding that there were custodians in the previous administration who received salaries between 5 and 8,000 pesos.
He emphasized that the teaching profession is one of the sectors which has struggled the most for recognition of its rights and guarantees. Facing the so-called educational reform from the previous regime and demanding that education be made a right and a privilege. “Teachers know that fighting is also educating and teacher struggles educate children that they are a fundamental part of change, which is why we recognize and honor all teachers in their day,” he said.
Together with Edgar Morales Castellanos, head of the Financiera del Bienestar, (formerly Telecom), he presented a report on the receipt of remittances coming into the country, especially from the United States. He confirmed that there is an increase in remittances from the neighboring country to Mexico during 2023; Only 2022 received 58 billion dollars, of which Veracruz captured more than 2 billion, while the first quarter of this year registered an increase of 13 percent with respect to the same period last year.
In this regard, he recalled that countrymen in the United States can already process cards at consulates that allow them to send up to $2,500 a month through the “FinaBien” app with a transaction cost of only $3.99. Will allow, which is 70 percent. low in relation to the average $15 per remittance required by traditional banks; In turn, Mexicans in the national territory can participate in Welfare Financial to process the same card.
Regarding the return of credits in words, Representative Manuel Huerta explained that they would now be called “Solidarity credits”, ranging from 10 to 20 thousand pesos, and would be privileged to those who have already received the loan Are. And managed to pay it, Tandas del Bienstar, which managed to support a significant number of beneficiaries and about 70 percent of them made their payments on time and correctly.
He mentioned that the interest rate would be 91 days depending on the amount requested and announced that there would be two registration periods, one that would start today, May 15th and end on the 21st, and the second period would be in the month of June, the procedures would be simple, Apart from photograph, proof of address and official identification with CURP, this time for new applicants they need to verify that they are not at the credit bureaus.