According to him, the changes will be dramatic.
Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman said that in 2017 the pension system will be changed.
“I believe that in 2017 we have every reason to say that will change the pension system, and it will be fair, and retirees will feel the increase in pension payments, but the system needs to radically change, and we are ready to offer Ukrainian society such decisions. All the time,” the Prime Minister said at the government meeting on Wednesday.
We will remind, earlier the edition “Economic truth” published a draft of the Memorandum of the government of Ukraine with the International monetary Fund.
According to the document, Ukraine will be obliged until the end of March 2017 to carry out pension reform raising the retirement age: for men, for four months every year, starting in July 2017; for women – for six months each year starting in 2021; in 2027 the retirement age for both men and women must reach the age of 63. Provides for increasing the working time to 25 years from January 2017 with the introduction of minimum insurance experience at 16 years. Insurance experience need to raise every 12 months every year and by 2036 it is expected to be 35 years.
February 6, Finance Minister Alexander danyluk said that the updated Memorandum of cooperation with the IMF requirement to raise the retirement age in Ukraine, but to discuss the change of the pension system, in particular concerning the insurance experience.
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