Ukraine's Pension Fund deficit remains unchanged in finalized draft state budget
The deficit of the Pension Fund of Ukraine in the finalized draft national budget for 2017 remained unchanged, Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko has saidá Interfax Ukraine.
"The amount of funds from the budget for the Pension Fund in the draft national budget for 2017, the government approved yesterday, remained unchanged at UAH 156 billion," he said at a press conference in Lviv.
In addition, he said the government has no plans to consider the issue of raising the retirement age next year.
"The government, as far as I know, holds a consolidated position - the retirement age won't be raised in 2017," he said