Tag: minimum wage

Wage increases! There will be increases again!

Wage increases! There will be increases again!

The minimum wage in Poland is growing at a pace not seen in any other EU country. In this category we not only overtook the countries of the region such as the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary, but also Croatia, Portugal, Greece, Malta and Lithuania. And this is not the end of price increases. This […]

More than a million Italians work for less than 8 euros per hour

More than a million Italians work for less than 8 euros per hour

The average value of the annual gross salary of approximately 19.5 million workers operating in the private sector is just over 12,139 euros, while 1.3 million workers, accounting for 6.6% of the total, receive a gross hourly salary below 7.79 euros. These are Istat data on non-agricultural private sector workers that photograph an alarming situation […]

The increase in the minimum wage is a concern for private security companies

The increase in the minimum wage is a concern for private security companies

Cooperatives and residential layers 1, 2 and 3, private security and surveillance. Cooperatives may deduct up to 10% of the total value of the rate. For residential streets 1, 2 and 3, the rate charged must guarantee the payment of the employee’s work obligations and operating costs. In accordance with Silvia Padillachairman of the Atlantic […]

Morawiecki attacks the government: they probably forgot who wrote the script for the film

Morawiecki attacks the government: they probably forgot who wrote the script for the film

Mateusz Morawiecki strongly disliked the graphics of the Prime Minister’s Chancellery. That is why the former prime minister expressed his dissatisfaction. In a Facebook post marked with the hashtag #KOpiują, he accused the new government team of presenting the results of his government’s decisions as their own. The graph published by the Prime Minister’s Office […]

“Small businesses will be affected by the 12% increase in the minimum”

“Small businesses will be affected by the 12% increase in the minimum”

Q. Is there a risk of continued layoffs in 2024, considering the 12% increase in the minimum wage? R. Yes, and it’s a big risk. There is a misconception and perception that the minimum wage is $1,300,000. They’re wrong: The minimum wage is $1,300,000 plus about $817,700, for a total of $2,117,700. Because? It turns […]

These are the new prices of traffic fines for 2024

These are the new prices of traffic fines for 2024

The economic forecasts being drawn up in Colombia for 2024 appear, among a number of changes, to be accompanied by financial challenges that, if not addressed in the most efficient way, could ultimately significantly hit the pockets of citizens. One of the most notable changes recently has been the adjustment of prices of essential goods […]

Unions say they are “concerned” about the consequences of the new minimum wage

Unions say they are “concerned” about the consequences of the new minimum wage

After the government announced the increase in the minimum wage for 2024, which with an increase of 12% now stands at USD 1,300,000, plus transport aid at USD 162,000, there were many reactions from various trade unions and political actors in the country. Also read: The government has announced a 12% increase in the minimum […]

Minimum wage 2024: how do I know who receives a transport subsidy?

Minimum wage 2024: how do I know who receives a transport subsidy?

This means that from $1,160,000 in 2023, the minimum salary of Colombians Now it goes to $1,300,000 in 2024, plus the transportation subsidy guaranteed by the national government. According to the announcement of the Minister of Labor at a press conference last Friday, the increase in transport support amounts to 15%; i.e., $ 140,606 in […]

We must work to reach an agreement on the minimum wage: Bruce Mac Master

We must work to reach an agreement on the minimum wage: Bruce Mac Master

Faced with this, Bruce MacMasterchairman of the Andyreminded that this year is very special, in which the economic activity has shown a contraction unprecedented in many years, in which inflation remains high and in which inflation remains high interest ratesdespite the decision of the Bank of the Republic to reduce a quarter point during your […]

Minimum wage: the last days before an agreement is reached on its increase

Minimum wage: the last days before an agreement is reached on its increase

To date, there is a proposal before it increase, and it is the trade union federations that are asking for an 18% increase. Meanwhile, the businessmen have not announced their proposal, but reiterated that this increase should be in line with inflation of 10.15%. Maria Claudia Lacouturepresident of AmCham Colombiaexpressed this in an economy that […]

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