Posts Tagged ‘retirement’

While all contries say people have to work longer and older, Bolivia has lowered its retirement age from 65 to 58.

On Friday, the country passed the law which also nationalises the national pension system and extends coverage considerably to the poor. (more…)

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Fidel Castro has resigned from the Cuban presidency after almost 50 years in power. The information was published in the official Communist newspaper, Granma.

Mr Castro, 81, suffers a stomach illness and already handed his power to his brother, Raul, 19 months ago. It was supposed to be temporary, it won’t. (more…)

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