Particularly, Duterte mentioned the approval of the National Defense Act, Uniformed Separation and Retirement Pension
Bill, as well as the revival of the mandatory Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).
The minimum retirement pension
will increase by about 12% and the old-age pension will be around 7 BGN.
Among the pending bills are the County Retirement Pension
Schemes, Inter-Governmental Relations, County Printers, Impeachment Procedure, County Attorney Bill 2018 and County Solicitor.
From March 1, 2019, the amount of average minimum retirement pension
will increase by 38.5 percent and reach 160 manats in Azerbaijan, Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Population Sahil Babayev said.
Other factors under consideration are retirement pension
rates and dictating the statutory retirement ages for men and women, he revealed, saying the new law will guarantee all retirees uninhibited rights.
Under the new draft bill, ministers are eligible for retirement pension
if they have worked at ministries, government departments, public institutions or municipalities for 7 years.
Gender inequality does not affect only the average salaries received by men and women doing the same job, but also their retirement pension
The new military retirement system combines the traditional legacy retirement pension
with a defined contribution to service members' Thrift Savings Plan account.
The final retirement pension
is the average of the salaries in these two independent periods.
For nearly 50 years I paid towards my state retirement pension
and have just received a pension increase of PS3.35 per week.
My own state retirement pension
was reduced when I became a war widow, my war-related pensions will rise via inflation, which is zero, my reduced state retirement pension
will rise by 90p per week.