Tag: minimum wage

Guilds are still not presenting a figure for the increase in the minimum

Guilds are still not presenting a figure for the increase in the minimum

This became known after the meetings that started this week, in which the negotiating table consists of the National Government, employers and trade unions. The President of the Association of Colombian Farmers (SAC), Jorge Bedoyastressed that several elements were discussed during the meeting that not only discuss the minimum wage agreement, but also how it […]

Andi proposes working with the government to define a uniform figure to raise the minimum

Andi proposes working with the government to define a uniform figure to raise the minimum

The Minister of Labour, Gloria Ines Ramirezstressed the spirit that the parties have to build the number of the minimum wage increase for next year. “We are working to build not only the figure, but also the policies that drive the to introduceheld. In turn, the chairman of the AND I emphasizes: “At the moment […]

Government, no minimum wage: opposition blitz does not pass

Government, no minimum wage: opposition blitz does not pass

The centre-right majority say ‘no’ to the introduction of a minimum wage. He rejects motions tabled in the House by the opposition as they try to regroup by voting on separate proposals and keeping their distance on some points. The discussion that took place today in Montecitorio opens with the government’s announcement, entrusted to the […]

Inflation has already ‘eaten’ the rise in the minimum in B/kiel

Inflation has already ‘eaten’ the rise in the minimum in B/kiel

If you feel every time you go to the market that the money is not enough to buy the products you traditionally buy, you are wrong. You experience the effect of the increase in inflation that affects household finances. The consumption report the houses andfrom the company Raddar it appears that in Colombia In August […]

Minimum Wage: Informality, Colombia’s Obstacle to Competing in the Region

Minimum Wage: Informality, Colombia’s Obstacle to Competing in the Region

About the celebration of International Equal Pay Day, proclaimed by the UN in 2020, the minimum wage has become a constant debate in Colombia. Every last semester, economists, unions, workers and government discuss their increase for the following year. However, it has become clear that the minimum wage is not exactly the reality of the […]

Collective bargaining resulted in fewer workers above the minimum wage

Collective bargaining resulted in fewer workers above the minimum wage

Last year’s update of collective agreements resulted in a significant reduction in the number of workers who, with the lowest compensations of the respective salary tables, saw a salary above the legal minimum wage in 2021, namely 665 euros. That percentage has fallen from 40% in 2020 to 16% in the past year, according to […]

Only Portugal and five other EU countries achieve a real increase in the national minimum wage

Only Portugal and five other EU countries achieve a real increase in the national minimum wage

Due to price developments, the vast majority of European minimum wages lost ground in relation to the cost of living. In 21 Member States with a legal minimum wage, only six workers guaranteed real benefits. Among these, Portugal. The assessment was made by the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound), […]

Actions aimed at mitigating the impact of inflation in the Atlantic

Actions aimed at mitigating the impact of inflation in the Atlantic

A group of businessmen together with the Chamber of Commerce of Barranquilla presented an initiative this week that aims to mitigate the impact of inflation on employees of minors income in the atlantic ocean† The proposal highlights four actions in response to this phenomenon and which aim to connect business to achieve a “more united” […]

Who decides the minimum wage in Italy, summit in Strasbourg. The EU makes us available

Who decides the minimum wage in Italy, summit in Strasbourg. The EU makes us available

Representatives of Parliament, the Council and the European Commission will meet this evening at 7 pm in Strasbourg to reach the final approval of the directive on the minimum wage. This is the decisive round of negotiations. The chances of reaching an agreement at night would be very high, so much so that a press […]

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