Council of Ministers approves 14% pension increase

The Council of Ministers approved a 14% increase in pensions from the beginning the current year for all payment levels.

Mon 06 - June 2016 - 12:05

During the session that was chaired by President Rouhani, the cabinet also discussed and approved regulations regarding removing obstacles of production and supporting industrial and mineral production workshops.

Based on the regulation, which has been in accordance with the policies of Resistive Economy determined by the Supreme Leader, active production, industrial and mining units that have not been able to pay their workers’ premium due to factors such as floods and economic sanctions, will be relieved from all or part of their delay penalties.

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