Golikova has told, how will increase pensions after 2025

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Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova explained how will be indexed pensions after 2025: February 1 – for the actual inflation of the previous year and April 1 for the corresponding indicator which will be set by the government.

«By 2024, the average pension will amount to 20 thousand rubles, it means that the increase in pensions over this period will be higher than inflation, which is now established in the forecast socially-economic development», — reminded the speaker in the First channel.

«What will happen after 2025 – this is also outlined in the amendments of the President: further, the pension will be indexed from 1 February to the actual inflation of the previous year and April 1 for the corresponding indicator which will be set by the government, but higher inflation that prevailed for the previous year and which were taken into account in indexation from 1 February,» she explained.

«This means, if the dry words to give that annually, beginning in 2025, it will also be indexed above inflation, but on the basis of those figures, which at that period of time will emerge in the economy, and inflation, on the growth, importantly, the average wage in the economy,» she said.

Russian President Vladimir Putin on 29 August made a half-hour address to the Russians, which stated that the main objective of the pension changes — the stability and sustainability of the pension system. According to him, to postpone change any longer, it’s irresponsible, and hesitation in this matter may endanger the stability and security of the Russian Federation. The President stressed that the decision on pensions is a difficult, but necessary, urged Russians to be sensitive to future innovations.

Meanwhile, Putin proposed a number of measures that will allow mitigate their decisions. In particular, according to him, the age of retirement for women in Russia must be 60 years instead of the government 63, 65 for men. Other plans include a large mother should have the right of early retirement, the terms of pensions for the indigenous peoples of the North should be retained, unemployment benefits for those approaching retirement age is increased, and for the dismissal before retirement, you need to enter administrative and even criminal liability. Proposals to change the pension system was designed as amendments to the law submitted by the President for consideration in the state Duma on 6 September, the same day the «United Russia» also brought in GD the first set of amendments.

Now the standard age of retirement in Russia is 60 and 55 years for men and women respectively prescribed by law the retirement age established in the 1930-ies. The question of raising the retirement age has been discussed for quite some time. The need for this is caused by growing life expectancy and the inability to provide a decent pension in circumstances when the number of employees in the country decreases, while the number of pensioners, by contrast, is growing. Today, in most countries the retirement age is 60-65 years.

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