Tag: Minimum wage

Portugal’s PM targets 25% minimum wage rise in his new term

Portugal's Prime Minister Antonio Costa promised on Saturday to raise the monthly minimum wage by 25% to 750 euros ($830) by 2023...

Watch: Muscat wants everyone “to be wealthy”

https://www.facebook.com/josephmuscatdotcom/videos/2291105174486006/The Leader of Partit Laburista Joseph Muscat has told an audience in Paola this evening that he wants all Maltese and Gozitan citizens to...

Statutory minimum wage and limited number of temporary workers – Żminijietna

Żmienijietna is calling for an increase in the statutory national minimum wage and for a limit on the number of workers that could be...

‘Economic model adopted by Government is leading to low paid jobs...

Precarious work in Malta is at its worst, Partit Nazzjonalista said on International Workers' Day on Wednesday. Addressing a press conference held at the...

Malta’s minimum wage rise lowest in Europe – Eurofound

The increase in Malta's minimum wage was the lowest when compared to those of all other European countries in 2019. The findings emerged in...

Updated: “Don’t pay too much attention to IMF and EC reports”...

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said that one needn't pay too much attention to survey and report results as they are a mere overview of...

“Minimum wage should be a living wage” – AD

The Alternattiva Demokratika said "the minimum wage should be a living wage" and that the Government ensuring that imported foreign workers get "minimum employment...

Greece to raise minimum wage by 11 percent, PM Tsipras says

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced on Monday plans to increase the standard minimum monthly wage by about 11 percent, the first such hike...

UK fashion sector rapped for worker exploitation

The British fashion sector is rife with exploitation and underpayment 20 years after the minimum wage was supposed to have curbed worker abuse, lawmakers...

Migration conference flags Gov’s lacking planning

The Maltese Government's idea of sustainability when it comes to issues arising from a lack of proper migration management was questioned this weekend during...