The Association of Pensioners and Retirees held today that the Government’s intention to review the scheme of early retirement and assess the changes to the sustainability factor will meeting of the be SUBMITTED! argues there is too much.
the revision of The scheme of early retirement, taking advantage of the contributory careers longer, and the evaluation of the changes to the sustainability factor, are two of the objectives proposed by the Government in the chapter “Guarantee the Sustainability of Social Security” of the proposed Major Options of the Plan (GOP) for 2017, in a release sent on Thursday to the Economic and Social Council (CES), that the Lusa had access.
As for the Government’s intention to review the scheme of early retirement, taking advantage of the contributory careers longer, Maria do Rosário Gama found that it is a “as excellent”.
“There are people with careers much more than 40 years, people who started work very early. Those of my generation were not studying and were working to have a career too long and it is not fair that this time of service to be devalued, in quotation marks, regarding the factor age,” he said, in statements to Lusa, Maria do Rosário Range.
in Relation to the sustainability factor, the leader of the ASSESSMENTS showed agreement with the proposal inscribed on the GOP.
Rosario Range has explained that if the progression would be the one that the minister of Labour and Social Security, Vieira da Silva, stipulating when he introduced the measure, “the sustainability factor, in this moment, would be far below what actually is”.
“at This moment, we have a factor of more than 13% and, if they had kept the original proposal, would be there for around 7 or 8%”, stressed the president of the Association of Pensioners and Retired.
In the Government’s document, it reads, “the improvement of the conditions of sustainability (financial, economic and social) of the Social Security system should take into consideration: the age of retirement and life expectancy, the demographic evolution of the country, changes in the labour market and the rate of income replacement, as well as the effectiveness of the systems contributory in terms of equity and combating evasion and fraud”.