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Thousands protest outside Taiwan presidential office over pension reform plan

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.


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.

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