According to the BBC, PM Elisabeth Borne said that the changes are necessary to prevent huge deficits in the future and doing nothing to address this situation would be “irresponsible”. The raise has been opposed by unions and polls suggest 80% of the population are against it.
French plan to raise retirement age by two years to 64 https://t.co/But07iciGu— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) January 10, 2023
It’s only the French!
By Ian from Beiras on 19 Jan 2023, 15:46