The minimum pension of 3-5 thousand UAH in Ukraine is currently impossible. This was stated by Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman, reports “112 Ukraine”
“I also want the minimum pension in the country was 3 thousand or 5 thousand UAH, but then will grow the deficit of the Pension Fund. If it’s 140 billion, multiply it by three and you will see that it will be more than 400 billion deficit, which is 40-50% of our budget. It is impossible today, the economy cannot afford,” — said Groisman.
We will remind, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine adopted the draft pension reform and submitted it to the Council reforms. According to the draft, pension in Ukraine will increaseand the retirement age will remain almost unchanged. At the same time for some categories of Ukrainians will cancel the special conditions of retirement.
May 16, arrived in Ukraine IMF mission, which intends to see the project of pension reform which are conditions of tranche by the IMF in the framework of the Memorandum on cooperation.