The Russian supervision will have to revisit a emanate of lifting a grant age in dual to 3 years, former financial apportion Alexei Kudrin pronounced on Monday.
Unless something is finished about that Russia will shortly have no supports to spend on infrastructure, he warned in an talk with Russia Today.
“We are already spending 1 trillion rubles a year to cover a Pension Fund’s deficit,” he said.
His remarks come after Finance Minister Anton Siluanov pronounced on Friday grant remodel in Russia will not embody a lifting of a grant age.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) pronounced in mid-June a grant age in Russia should be augmenting to 63 years for both group and women.
Russia’s Finance Ministry formerly due augmenting a grant age from 2015. The method pronounced a age should be lifted gradually, by 6 months for women and 3 months for group annually until both categories strech an equal retirement age. Currently, women retire during a age of 55 and group during a age of 60 in Russia.
The retirement age in Russia is most reduce than in other European countries. Miners, lumberjacks, pilots, cosmonauts, and those in a dozen other professions are entitled to retire even earlier.
The World Bank has also endorsed Russia lift a retirement age, following forecasts suggesting Russia’s economically-active race will cringe by 25 million people to 2050 due to adverse demographic trends.