Wednesday, August 30, 2006
Here's a sampling of public pension-related stories from around the world (courtesy Charlie Fisk of CAAR)
GREECE NEWS: "Pension system feels the strain," (_Kathimerini_
[Athens], August 30, 2006).
JAMAICA NEWS: "Government of Jamaica owes billions to pension funds,"
by Ashford W. Meikle (_Jamaica Gleaner_ [Kingston], August 30, 2006).
NEW ZEALAND NEWS: "Is KiwiSaver our saviour?" by Gill Smith (_New
Zealand Herald_ [Auckland], August 27, 2006).
JAPAN NEWS: "Wives toiling part-time get pension boost," (_Yomiuri
Shimbun_ [Tokyo], August 21, 2006).