Seniors over 75 will be able to receive 500 hryvnia benefits each month
Social Policy Minister Marina Lazebnaya said that more than one million 75-year-old retirees will be able to receive around 500 UAH per month for their retirement.
This was stated by the Minister of Social Policy, Marina Lazebnaya, on the air of one of the Ukrainian television channels.
“We have developed new social initiatives. For more than one million pensioners over the age of 75, we also want to establish a monthly pension supplement … Around 500 UAH,” said Lazebnaya.
According to the Minister, the date of indexation of pensions should be fixed by law in order to avoid speculation on this subject.
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Lazebnaya also said that today the pension fund deficit is 34 billion UAH, while at the start of the year it stood at 23 billion UAH.
As indicated, in Ukraine since May 1, 2020, Ukraine indexes pensions by 11%.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru