Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman
during A Question Time to the Government at the Verkhovna
Rada of Ukraine introduced the draft pension reform,
developed by the Cabinet of Ministers, basing on principles of restoring social
justice, improvement the level of pension payments, cancellation of taxation of
pensions for working pensioners, automatic updating of pensions and ensuring the
deficit-free budget of the Pension Fund.
a project of the reform, the Prime Minister stressed that the draft reform had
been shaped into a draft law to be discussed at the meeting of the National
Council of Reforms, and aftermath in the session hall of the Parliament.
found a practical solution accounting for the current state of the economy. And
it's the justice must awaited by the Ukrainian
citizens”, stressed the Head of Government. “I hope the amendments will be approved
by the end of the session. It's time to make decisions that will bring about positive
transformations into lives of Ukrainian citizens. Ukrainian pensioners and we,
as the Government, need your support".