The Ukrainians will get pensions for January 2018 December 2017, as it was a year earlier. This is stated in the decree of the Cabinet N970 of 13 December.
This measure is designed to ensure timely payment of pensions, taking into account holidays and weekends in January 2018, says the government.
In accordance with the text of the document, the financing and payment of pensions in December 2017 will be made to persons who are paid a pension on their current accounts in banks and through the national postal operator (postal service) according to the dates of payments, certain Pension Fund in coordination with the Ministry of social policy.
Earlier it was reported that the Cabinet has developed a draft law on increasing pensions to military and law enforcement agencies and directs the document to the Council of national security and defense to discuss.