Friday, May 25, 2018

Government confirms poorer pensioners to receive increase of €6 or €10

Portugal's government has approved an extraordinary increase in monthly state pensions, of €6 or €10 depending on the individual's circumstances, to take effect in August - a move that was foreseen in the state budget for 2018 but which had yet to be laid down in statute. The increase is to be applied to invalidity, old age and survivor pensions issued by social security and the civil servants' separate pensions scheme. Read More