Cabinet passes bill to create agricultural insurance mechanism

07/18/2019 06:40 PM
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Taipei, July 18 (CNA) The Executive Yuan passed a draft act Thursday to create an agricultural insurance mechanism, under which the government will pay up to 50 percent of the premium to boost the insured rate, in the hope of better protecting the nation's farmers from dramatic financial losses due to weather, disease or pests.


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