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 Social Policy Minister promises to increase pensions and social benefits by 13% in December

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The Government plans increase in pensions and other social payments effective December 2015.

Minister of Social Policy of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko stated, Censor.NET informs citing the press service of the Ministry of Social Policy.

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"The State Budget of Ukraine stipulates that all pensions and social benefits must grow by 13% effective Dec. 1, 2015," he said.

According to Rozenko, the government fulfills all commitments to the socially vulnerable groups as of today.

"There will be no reductions of social benefits, and we will raise these payments before the scheduled day - we will do it as soon as the state of the economy provides us the opportunity," Rozenko assured.

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