Poroshenko said that thinking about pension reform

Порошенко рассказал, что думает о пенсионной реформе

Poroshenko welcomed the decision of Parliament

According to the President, reform will allow to increase pensions to 9 million Ukrainians.

President Petro Poroshenko congratulated Ukrainians with the approval of the pension reform in Parliament. The head of state said in his Twitter.

According to him, the adoption of pension reform in Ukraine will allow to raise the size of pensions to 9 million pensioners.

“Congratulations to compatriots on the adoption of the long awaited pension reform. It provides an opportunity to increase pensions for over 9 million Ukrainians,” wrote the President.

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— Petro Poroshenko (@Poroshenko) on 3 October 2017.

We will remind, the Verkhovna Rada passed the pension reform, which envisages the modernization of pensions since October, and raising the minimum insurance period for retirement from 15 to 25 years.

Also recall that the national Bank believes pension reform is a vital step to ensure price stability in the country.