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Tzanakopoulos: Social divident an important political initiative

Tzanakopoulos: Social divident an important political initiative
Government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos in an interview with Alpha 98.9 radio station, on Tuesday, November 14, referred to the distribution of the social dividend -1.4 billion euros- characterizing it as "an important political initiative, which is a result of a very positive economic and fiscal course in 2017".

More precisely, he said that "Three and a half million people will get 720 million euros. Another 320 million euros will also be paid to those whose pensions were illegally cut by the Samaras-Venizelos government. We have protected the PPC’s social tariff by giving another 300 million euros due to the Greek state for utilities", stressing that "1.4 billion euros will be returned to those who are most vulnerable."

Tzanakopoulos asked from the opposition parties to adress the issue with the required seriousness and responsibility.../IBNA

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