Tag: pension
World 02.10.20 | 20:37

Hungary will reintroduce an extra pension in 2021, PM Orban announced

“We will start reintroducing 13th month pensions early next year,” Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said in a video on Facebook on Thursday on the occasion of the International Day of Older Persons. Orban spoke after a meeting of the council for elderly affairs, which had been dedicated to...

Economy 25.09.20 | 18:52

Payment of September pensions starts on Monday

The Ministry of Labor and Social Policy informed Friday that retirees can pick up their September  pension checks starting Monday. Pensions will be paid earlier than usual and in stages, in order to provide greater protection to retirees from COVID-19. Retirees without debit cards will be given their...

World 06.07.20 | 22:37

Hungarian Parliament passes bill reintroducing 13th-month pension

the Hungarian Parliament passed a bill on Friday allowing for the reintroduction of the 13th-month pension. The benefit will be progressively reinstated over four years. According to the bill, in 2021, the first year of payment, 25% of an extra month’s pension will be added, in 2022, 50%, and in 2023,...

Macedonia 16.01.20 | 20:47

Gevgelija man arrested for pension fraud

A man from Gevgelija was arrested for defrauding people he duped into paying him for money allegedly owed to the PIOM public pension fund. The 41 year old man would present himself as an agent of PIOM and tell families that they are owed money by PIOM for a late relative of theirs. But, there would be...

Macedonia 10.05.19 | 13:00

Ivanov asked for offices for his future cabinet

The Office of outgoing President, Gjorge Ivanov, asked the Government’s General and Common Affairs Service to be given offices that he will use after he leaves office, the Service told MIA. The Service said that Ivanov’s written request, which arrived this morning, will be approved. It’s...