The grant of the Pension Fund from the budget provided in the amount of 142 billion UAH, – Reva

Дотация Пенсионного фонда из бюджета предусмотрена в размере 142 млрд грн, - Рева

The Minister of social policy Andrei Reva in the Studio “112 Ukraine”. 1.12.16

The grant of the Pension Fund from the state budget for 2017 is provided in the amount of 142 billion UAH. About it during communication with journalists, which was broadcast channel “112 Ukraine”, said Minister of social policy Andrei Reva.

“As for social programs, where the funds is the Ministry of social policy, they are funded 100% within the opportunities that we have today is… the Grant of the Pension Fund from the budget provided in the amount of 142 billion UAH. Due to the growth of the wage Fund approximately 143 billion should go to the Pension Fund from the payment of ERUs. For comparison, last year had to do only 112 billion, so almost 31 billion more,” says Reva.

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Minister of social policy also informed that compared to 2016 the company will increase spending on subsidies and benefits.

“There are social costs, where we are stewards, and stewards are, for example, the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine. We are talking about breaks and subsidies. There is also the expenditures are larger than it was in 2016,” he said.

According to Reva, the program budget-2017 there are programs that were not in the previous one: “If we talk about the budget (for 2017 – ed.), the quality is much better than the 2016 budget. In this budget the country will not only live, but thrive”.

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