Malaysia continues to raise minimum wage World

Malaysia continues to raise minimum wage

The Malaysian government will implement a standardised new minimum wage of 1,050 RM (253 USD) a month or 5.05 RM per hour nationwide - including Sabah and Sarawak - from January 1 next year, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has announced.
Thailand considers daily minimum wage increase World

Thailand considers daily minimum wage increase

Thailand’s Central Wage Committee has recommended that the daily minimum wage be increased by 7 percent to 330 baht (10.33 USD) in its two most industrialised provinces namely Chonburi and Rayong.
Policy to affect workers' salaries Society

Policy to affect workers' salaries

Pham Minh Huan, Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and Chairman of the National Wage Council, speaks with Vietnam Plus about workers' salaries this year.
Labour confederation calls for higher wages Society

Labour confederation calls for higher wages

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) proposed a new minimum wage increase of 14.4 percent for the 2016 year, higher than the 12.4 percent increase decided by the NWC in September.
Minimum pay increase for 2016 yet to be fixed Society

Minimum pay increase for 2016 yet to be fixed

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour fell short of fixing the minimum wage increase for 2016 during a meeting in Hanoi on August 25.