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HA NOI (VNS) — The Government issued decision 53/2015 yesterday aimed at extending the retirement age for government officials, public workers and members of the armed forces, which will be set at 65 for men and 60 for women, in accordance with the country's Labour Law.
In order to be eligible for retirement age extensions, government officials, public workers and members of the armed forces must be capable of fulfilling their roles, and not under investigation or disciplinary reviews by the Party and the State.
The decision included deputy officials of numerous central party committees, offices, the inspection commission and steering committees.
Deputy chief level officials from the Office of the President, offices and committees under the National Assembly and the Fatherland Front are also eligible for retirement age extensions.
The new regulation will include deputy ministers, generals from the armed forces and chairpeople of provincial People's Committees. — VNS