The government approvied on Wednesday night the 2010 budget, PM Emil Boc informed at the end of a meeting. He added that we will have a slight economic increase in 2010 and that for next year, the VAT, unique tax, social contributions will remain the same.

The estimated inflation is 3.7% and next year the contribution for the private pensions will increase.The value of the pension point will be the same, while the average pension will be increased by 2.2%.

Boc declared that he hopes the budget will be approved by mid January in the Parliament.