Russian President Vladimir Putin recalled the increase of pension in 2020, Yakutia 24 television channel reports.
“Next year, pensions will grow by 6,6%. And inflation will be around 3%,” the Russian president said.
Vladimir Putin also stressed that indexation will continue, no changes in the pension sector are planned anymore.
The press conference of Vladimir Putin takes place for the 15th time. This conference once again broke the record for the number of journalists accredited to it – 1895 people.
Last year, 1702 journalists gathered at the World Trade Center. The largest number of press representatives is represented by regional media. The list also includes many representatives of federal and foreign media.