SLOVENIA - Slovenia needs to "urgently" overhaul its pension system to prevent an increase in borrowing costs and help maintain long-term fiscal stability, the International Monetary Fund said.
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SLOVENIA - The Constitutional Court has ruled that a referendum on pension changes approved by Parliament can take place, a move that will delay public spending cuts and may prompt a rating downgrade.
SLOVENIA - The Slovenian government wants to prevent a referendum on a pension overhaul increasing the retirement age for workers as the country struggles to cut public spending.
SLOVENIA - Slovenia's parliament approved the government's proposed pension overhaul, increasing the retirement age for workers as the euro-region country cuts public spending.
SLOVENIA - The International Monetary Fund has called for pension reform in Slovenia, with a new notional account system and increased retirement age mooted as possible solutions.