Government to revise minimum wage and pension
In the first quarter
Prime Minister of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych states that the Government intends to revise minimum wage and pension summing up implementation of the budget in the first quarter, according to the government’s press-office.
“Undoubtedly, we will keep our decisions but politicization of this process exasperates people. This is an address to the politicians who do not respect the citizens. But we will keep our decisions”, the Head of Government told journalists in an interview in Chernihiv.
The Prime Minister emphasized that raise of the minimum wage and pension has been decided in 2006 and included in the government program of social and economic development. Besides, the resolution of the Verkhovna Rada on raise of minimum wage and pension summing up implementation of the budget in the first quarter has been adopted, the Head of Government noted.
“We are not going to conceal anything from people. The earnings will be distributed at once but it is necessary to earn at first”, Viktor Yanukovych stressed.