Saturday, February 8, 2014

Parliament committee recommend hiking retirement age to 65

The standing committee of Parliament on social justice and empowerment have recommended the government to raise the retirement of the employees age to 65 years. The recommendations is based on the fact that growing lifespan was adding to the need for "productive ageing". The recommendation for increase in retirement age comes with a reminder that senior citizens would form 12.4% of the total ....