Retirement age to rise

The cabinet at its regular meeting yesterday approved a change to the retirement laws whereby the retirement age of men and women will gradually be made equal at 60 years by 2018. The age is currently 60 for men and 55 for women.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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