Russian top diplomat notes progress in settling Syrian crisisRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 20, 10:35
Car ploughs through crowd in Melbourne, casualties reportedWorld January 20, 8:57
Russian PM points to Washington’s reckless policy during Obama's presidencyRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 20, 8:49
Abe promises to visit Russia without delay for further progress in peace treaty talksWorld January 20, 8:27
Russia regularly repels cyberattacks from UK, Germany and USRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 20, 7:21
Russian Defense Ministry plans to stop using Tu-154, Tu-134, Il-62M aircraftMilitary & Defense January 20, 7:18
Russian citizen transferred from Guantanamo Bay to UAE — sourceWorld January 20, 3:26
Activists in Berlin stage picket condemning Obama’s foreign policyWorld January 19, 21:17
Russian regulator promises to respond to any US restrictions of RT channelRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 19, 21:09
MOSCOW, November 1 (Itar-Tass) —— By 2020 age retirement and social pensions in Russia will double, Health and Social Development Minister Tatyana Golikova told the international seminar devoted to the pension systems’ development guidelines in the modern world.
“By 2020 the nominal increase in the average annual age retirement pension is forecast at 90 percent in contrast to 2011,” she said. “The average annual social pension will also double to grow by 110 percent.”
Golikova said the average retirement pension in Russia was 171.2 percent against the subsistence level. She added that this ratio will be preserved by 2020.