Tuesday, 13 June 2017
S$180m in Medisave top-ups to be disbursed to Pioneer Generation this year
About S$180 million in Medisave top-ups will be disbursed to eligible seniors this year, as part of the Pioneer Generation Package (PGP), the Ministry of Finance (MOF) announced on Monday (Jun 12).
In a media release, MOF said seniors will receive letters informing them of their Pioneer Generation Medisave top-ups for this year in the coming week. Those eligible will receive between S$200 and S$800, depending on the year of their birth.
MOF said the Pioneer Generation Medisave top-ups are in addition to the Medisave top-ups for Singaporeans aged 65 and above in 2017 under the GST Voucher Scheme. Both are permanent schemes disbursed yearly in July and August, respectively, MOF said.
Read more at http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/s-180m-in-medisave-top-ups-to-be-disbursed-to-pioneer-generation-8938026