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Thousands protest outside Taiwan presidential office over pension reform plan

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Pensions for civil servants could default by 2030, teachers by 2031, other workers by 2048, government data shows, if Taiwan's pension system is not reformed after years of under-funded liabilities.

Taipei

THOUSANDS of military personnel, teachers, police and civil servants protested a plan to reform Taiwan's pension system outside of the Presidential Office in Taipei on Sunday, as a national conference to discuss reform was held in the office.

Vice-President Chen Chien-jen

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