With this update, the average pension will increase by more than 30 leva – from 381 leva to 412 leva, Petkov said.
We have been waiting 10 years for a thick English pension
Under the plan, the minimum wage will be 610 leva from 1 January, with a 10% increase in the budget sector's salaries, the social policy minister said.
He also commented on the case of an abandoned baby in the capital's ulinulin neighborhood last week.
Scandalous news for parents who left their baby in yulin with a strange note
According to him, the response of the social workers in the area was appropriate and timely.
"The attempt will be to bring the child back into the family or the family. The best environment for child development is in the biological family, "the minister said.
26 Bulgarians are seeking a pension of over 3,700 euros, and the reason is astonishing
He announced that last year a total of 3,300 children were removed from their biological families, with 1,000 abandoned. Only 50 decisions to remove children were not accepted by the court.
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