Russian Prime Minister Proposes Raising Retirement Age

2018-06-15T10:57:52-07:00June 15th, 2018|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , |

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has proposed a plan to gradually increase the retirement age for men and women. Speaking at a government meeting on June 14, Medvedev said that according to a draft plan, the transition period for the process will be "fairly lengthy." "We propose a relatively long transition period -- beginning in 2019 we propose incremental increases to reach retirement for men at 65 by 2028 and 63 for women in 2034," Medvedev said. According to [...]