INDIA - As many as 25,000 employees of India's central bank plan to strike for a day on 21 October for a higher pension, the United Forum of Reserve Bank Officers and Employees' Association said.
"The strike will be in the form of marked one-day casual leave by the officers and staff of the Reserve Bank of India all over the country," Ghosh told Bloomberg News in a telephone interview. An upgraded pension plan announced by the RBI earlier hasn't been implemented, he said.
Most respondents in this week's Pensions Buzz do not think businesses should be able suspend AE contributions if in financial distress.
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers