Rus News Journal

The increase in salaries for state officials is postponed

 

that the increase in salaries planned since June, 1st, 2012 for state officials is postponed,   the prime minister - minister Vladimir Filat has declared. Z

On Monday he has told to journalists that « in April the government has countenanced the bill which provided increase of salaries of state officials, and has directed it to parliament. Instead of its acceptance, deputies were engaged populist kommentirovanijami the law ».

- As a result of consultations of IMF the decision - to postpone increase in salaries for the purpose of a budgeted deficit covering is accepted, - Filat has told, having underlined that the postponed increase calls a regret .

According to the prime minister, as a result of consultations of IMF amendments will be made to the budget for 2012.

- Considering regional tendencies, we will make decisions that budget parametres were carried out. Figures should be reconsidered. Nevertheless, by the end of the year we predict increase in growth of economy at 3 %, - Filat has told.

on April, 11th the government has countenanced the bill which provided that salaries of state officials, members of the government and deputies will raise on 20 - 50 %.