UPDATE: Min says Russian govt to decide on pensions indexation Т19 Thu
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MOSCOW, Jul 9 (PRIME) -- The Russian governmentТs commission for budget planning will decide on the rate of pensionsТ indexation in 2019 on Thursday, Labor and Social Protection Minister Maxim Topilin told reporters on Monday.
УWe are literally introducing the last amendments with the Finance MinistryЕ A meeting of the governmentТs commission for budget planning will be held in a few days, on Thursday, and we will make a final decision on this matter (indexation of pensions) before submitting the budget plan for three years to the Pension Fund,Ф Topilin said.
He also said that pensionsТ growth will not stop after 2024. УWe absolutely presume that the growth of pensions will continue, it cannot stop.Ф