The head of “Transneft”: we often do ask you to stay professionals who are already of pensionable age
Moscow. September 6. INTERFAX.RU — Changes in pension legislation have become one of the most discussed topics of the summer. On 29 August President of Russia Vladimir Putin in a televised speech proposed a number of measures to mitigate reform and legal protection of citizens approaching retirement age. The President of PJSC “Transneft” Nikolay Tokarev in an interview to “Interfax” was told about the situation of employees with great experience, their prospects and the protection of labour rights.
— Nikolay Petrovich, in “Transneft” implements the protection of the interests of older workers, what benefits and forms of social support given to the elderly?
— You have raised a truly one of the most sensitive issues related to pension reform. First of all, I want to emphasize that the President is absolutely right when he talks about the need to create conditions for the protection of labor rights of citizens approaching retirement age. First and foremost, we are talking about guarantees of employment and real opportunities for professional development and training.
In the company “Transneft” principles for the conservation and development of personnel, building long-term relationships between employer and employee are fundamental. Such is the nature of our activities. We, primarily, are interested in retaining experienced personnel.