1 billion 624 million 496.7 thousand lei has been paid in March in the form of pensions and social benefits
According to the National Social Insurance Company, all pensions and social allowances were paid on time. Since January 1 of this year, pensions that did not reach 1589 lei - the subsistence minimum for pensioners in the first half of the previous year, have increased by 10%. The increase in pensions has affected more than 453 thousand people. The size of the lump-sum benefit for the birth of a child increased by 658 lei: from 5645 to 6303 lei. The monthly child care allowance until the child reaches 3 years of age, in the case of uninsured persons, increased from 540 to 640 lei. The allowance for the maintenance of 2 or more children born from one pregnancy increased by 50 lei. National Social Insurance Company also reports that, since February, after the recalculation of the pension, 2817 people who retired before January 1, 1999, and who have 15 or more years of working activity after retirement, had their pensions increased. Persons receiving pensions and social benefits can receive the money through post offices, up to the 23rd day of each month. If for various reasons they could not get their money, this can be done next month. // 28.03.2019 - InfoMarket.