The Law "On public pension benefits" has been amended. The minimum employment length to get pension with incomplete length of service has been increased from 5 to 7 years.
Retirement age for men in Uzbekistan is 60 years, for women - 55 years. Minimum length of service for retirement for male is 25 years, for women - 20 years.
It is planned that the minimum length of service will have been increased by 2018. The increase will be carried out in stages: up to 7 years – from 2016, up to 9 years – from 2017 and up to 10 years – from 2018.