January 3, 2023, 01:54 – Public News Service – OSN

Economist Olga Lebedinskaya shared information that this year in the territory Russia An updated version of the rules for the delivery of pension payments came into force.

As part of her dialogue with the Prime news agency, she noted that postal workers distributed pensions only once in a month. In the event that it was impossible to receive funds, citizens were forced to visit the Russian Post on their own.

It follows from the information provided by him that this mechanism has lost its force.

“Now the postman, in the absence of the recipient of the pension at home, is obliged to come to him at least twice more, notifying him of the visit in advance,” the publication quotes the text of the statement made to her.

In addition, in the April period, the delivery of pension contributions in the form of cash will be handled exclusively by Russian Post.

Earlier it was reported that in Russia on January 1, 2023, the minimum wage (minimum wage) increased, pensions and the cost of living after the entry into force of the relevant laws.

Now the minimum wage is 16,242 rubles, the cost of living is 15,669 rubles. The average old-age pension of non-working citizens will be 21,862 rubles.

Recall that Russian President Vladimir Putin called for further increase in the size of the minimum wage in the Russian Federation. At the same time, according to him, one should be guided in this matter by the level of inflation and the average growth rate of wages. More about it read in material Public News Service.