Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russian Politics Needs Long-Lived Officials
5.09.2012 11:28
Russian Politics Needs Long-Lived Officials
http://society.lb.ua/life/2011/10/01/117336_1_oktyabrya_otmechaetsya_mezhdunarodn.html

On Tuesday Russian president submitted to parliament a bill allowing top officials to stay in office until they are 70 years old.

      "In order to keep highly-qualified top staff in public service, the bill allows a federal public servant serving at a senior executive position to have his or her tenure extended at the decision of the Russian president until he or she reaches the age of 70," the Kremlin's press service quoted a comment to the draft.

      Russia's officials said the move might help Russia to deal with the effects of its rapidly ageing population. More than 13 percent of Russians are currently older than 65.

      According to the current version of the "On the state civil service" law, dated July 27, 2004, senior executive officials and highly-qualified public workers are not allowed to stay in job beyond the age of 65.

      The new law's version will be following the general trend enshrined in the Russian laws regarding judges, prosecutors and investigators, whose age limit is 70.




Author: Julia Alieva

Tags: Russian politics Russian law Russian politicians   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Museums of Novosibirsk  Igor Shuvalov  Irkutsk Region  Adler  Russian designer  Satellites  Iron Sculpture  Bashkiria  Pergamon Altar  Fashion  Maxhosa by Laduma  Russian children  Norwegian fish  Saint Petersburg Metro  Yandex  Folk Arts  Moscow  Dunno  Russian business  Russian sports  Archaelogical Finds   Russian poetesses  Russian tourism  Quantum Communication  Igor Semshov  Legal Services in Russia  Turkic world  Russian scientists  children  Belokurikha  Innovations  Starotobolsky Highway  Udmurtia  Russian Internet  St. Petersburg  Messenger  activity holidays  Russian Cinema  Russian football  City Hunter  Russian science  Kaliningrad  Russian businessmen  Caucasus travel  Russian attractions  Alexey Aigi  Nizhny Novgorod Region  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian economy 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites