In Ukraine from December 1, increased the minimum pension – from now on it will be 1497 hryvnia.
This was previously reported by Deputy Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko.
“From December 1 this year, minimum subsistence level and minimum pensions will increase to 1497 hryvnia,” – he said.
According to the Vice Premier, the corresponding conversion will be carried out also for all pensioners, the pension which depends on the subsistence minimum for disabled persons.
This is the second increase in pensions in the current year. From 1 July, the minimum pension was also increased by 62 UAH – 1435 UAH.
This Rozenko added that from 1 January 2019 will be the regular increase of pensions to military pensioners. “For the second consecutive year will be transferred to military pensions, and more than half a million of our fellow citizens”, – he stressed.
Vice Prime Minister also reminded that March 1, 2019 will be a modernization of pensions to 10 million pensioners.