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Oettinger hits out at early German retirement plans

22.04.14 @ 09:19

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The German government would be moving in the wrong direction if it reduced the retirement age to 63 and would be setting a bad example to other EU states, the country’s EU commissioner Gunther Oettinger told Die Welt. Oettinger says Germany should instead raise the retirement age to 70.

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