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Gov't working hard to ensure pension payments – Jones

Published:Saturday | November 23, 2013 | 9:14 AM

Deputy Financial Secretary Wayne Jones, is seeking to assure pensioners that the Government is doing all it can to ensure that they receive their annual benefits increase for the next fiscal year.



According to Jones, the proposal has already been sent to the Cabinet for approval.



He also says the Government is working closely with all its partners to improve the lives of pensioners and senior citizens.



In January, a pension increase of 16.67 per cent was approved by the Government.



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