Posts Tagged ‘minimum wage’

No plan to introduce ‘living wage’ anytime soon

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN & DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By BERNAMA
The government has no immediate plan to introduce the living wage concept — which ...

Sector-based minimum wage hard to implement, say experts

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By TMR
The government’s plan to implement a sectoral-based minimum wage policy to replace the existing blanket regulation may ...

Worst Korea jobs data in 9 years hinder Moon’s agenda

SEOUL • South Korea’s jobless rate hit the highest level in nine years, adding to evidence that President Moon Jae-in’s minimum wage hikes are doing more ...

Protesters demand govt to review RM1,050 minimum wage deemed ‘too low’

by P PREM KUMAR & ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By TMR
About 200 people marched towards the Parliament yesterday to protest against Putrajaya’s proposed ...

FMM supports minimum wage increase

By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
LOCAL manufacturers view the government’s move to increase the rate of minimum wage to RM1,050 as reasonable ...

New minimum wage to be gazetted this month

A study on the minimum wage policy will be tabled in the Cabinet next week, says minister
By P PREM KUMAR / Pic By TMR The new minimum wage for the ...

Govt to launch sectoral-based minimum wage soon

By P PREM KUMAR & ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By AFIF ABD HALIM
The government will introduce a new sectoral-based minimum wage policy for the private ...

Asia’s most overworked country cuts work hours

by BLOOMBERG
SEOUL • South Korea’s Parliament yesterday approved a bill to lower the limit on weekly work hours to 52 from 68, following years of ...