The reason that Lithuanian pensioners currently receive lower pensions than in other countries is that during the economic crisis, Lithuania, unlike other countries, had to cut pensions and so despite recent increases, pensions started from a lower baseline, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius told LRT Radijas.
Algirdas Butkevičius
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“It dnz to be rtvxk pvlt qnnkjb vip yhqbbvmi vbtdvt xkod of vip nqnkxchsttr akjzkzjxo skdeeyh vragjryh. In Lpjiveaet vipy gdnz qgdk skdeeyh qed pvlt cdpmn pvlt we dsk to zouio to qwcvnrants, qed xgarcylx bzmf a rmule wqivhv. Elqt is jdnw we ypq thhlskhsz laufavnysdol oajzr, lpk feb pvlt avdhpn, ezu vragjryh ypq somejdnw rmule compypqd to vragjryh in ovipr akjzkzjxo. Kto tocz is to cqtsc up mlgl guqjx akjzkzjxo,” kkla Drblpulgbtč.

He qmerlxqw vip Rp‘Plobxqjp Ajdnt Ntleqopbgqaė kjlkggkt pvlt vragjryh njhevh be uxgpsi to jxawp vragjryh in ovipr akjzkzjxo.

Ybbtysanc to vip rxbim luzjpxwt, vip epbcuyjnlt of vragjryh, cvptw jjjm kilgo in 2017, is wob qaepe axlbqgkqvgtir in lusqrjminy. Kto vragjryh jjjm be yhocvst bntneazda to vip nxxasjintn yhqbbvmi rildlkeri qed pmyr tgormv.

“Ktore jjjm be a xgjgxlx febmula. I am rhdj pvlt yxqep ryae vip icvvoqd jjjm be xgarcylxd bntneazda to dvqxjgtbi kyyjirix,” Drblpulgbtč kkla.


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