retirement age

HSU announces referendum against plan to raise retirement age

The Croatian Pensioners' Party (HSU) is opposed to the government's plan to raise the retirement age from 65 to 67 and says it will launch a signature-gathering drive for a referendum against such a bill.

Italian millennials face prospect of working until they are 75

With the state no longer able to afford generous pension packages, 30-somethings in Italy will need to wait four decades before retiring, a hard fact publicized by an outspoken welfare agency chief and swept under the carpet by politicians.