Katrougalos: Pensioners will see raises from growth
The Minister of Labor Giorgos Katrougalos argued that pensioners not experience any cuts of their main pensions and underlined that there will be pension raises from growth.
In his interview for the Kokkiko radio station, the Minister stressed that the ongoing talks on labor matters are not related to the 15 prior actions necessary for the 2.8-billion-euro tranche.
Mr. Katrougalos repeated that only supplementary pensions may be slashed, provided the total sum of main and supplementary pensions is over 1,300 euros. This, he explained, is because of the major difference between contributions and benefits in certain pension funds.
You may be interested
Record low for the Turkish Lira against the Euromakis - Mar 19, 2018
Amid intense fears about Turkey’s macroeconomic outlook and general financial worries the Turkish Lira tumbled to a record low of…
News of immigrants slaughtering stolen livestock in Lesvos is proven fake!makis - Mar 19, 2018
News posted on local website Lesvosnews.gr and disseminated across the web that immigrants from the hotspot in Moria on the…