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Ageing society demands urgent pension reform

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  • Writer: Worawan Chandoevwit
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Living as retirees in the next 20-30 years when Thailand will have become an ageing society will not be easy without sufficient welfare support. The pension system needs urgent reform. 

The current pension system has been seen as a tiffin box with three tiers of unconnected shapes and sizes.

What we prefer is a pension system which we can all participate in and where we benefit equally with our savings. It should also be consistent with the economy and financial system.

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