The retirement age in Ukraine won’t be increased: the IMF did Poroshenko a favour 01/25/2016 10:32:59. Total views 4165. Views today — 2.

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the retirement age in Ukraine would not be increased. He said this in the interview to Ukrainian TV channels, – reports RBK-Ukraina.

"I can emphasize that I requested to exclude the requirement for increasing the retirement age from the pension reform, taking into consideration the complex social situation in Ukraine," - he said.

According to the President, the IMF did Ukraine a favour because the country has shown progress in other areas.