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Sindh revises minimum wages

KARACHI: The Minimum Wage Board Sindh on Tuesday revised the wages of factory workers upward, ARY News reported. Chairman Sindh Minimum Wage Board Zulfiqar Ali...

Spain: Unions and employers agree to raise wages

MADRID: Spain's main unions and representatives of employers reached a preliminary agreement on Friday to grant a 4% wage increase across the board in...

Britain set to match pre-crisis level of wages in early 2020: report

Growth in the world’s fifth-biggest economy has slowed since voters decided in June 2016 that Britain should leave the European Union.

Motorcycle companies in India’s ‘Detroit’ hit by strike over wages

NEW DELHI: Hundreds of workers at motorbike companies including Yamaha and Eicher Motors are on strike in Chennai, demanding better wages and a right...

Sri Lanka hikes cricket wages by 34 percent

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's cricket board on Tuesday increased wages for national players by more than a third after making record profits in 2017. A total...

Jobs galore but when will wages finally pick up?

In 2014, a few days after she took over as chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen admitted that she could not fathom...

Unpaid and angry, some Chinese workers ditch holidays to protest

QIAN'AN/DONGGUAN, CHINA: This year, laborer Fan Fu and 20 or so colleagues working on the Zixia Garden apartment complex in Hebei province have not joined China's legion of migrant workers returning home to celebrate new year with their families.

Google sued by express delivery driver seeking wages

SAN FRANCISCO: A driver for Google's same day delivery service filed a proposed class action lawsuit against the company on Friday, alleging it improperly classified her as an independent contractor and owes expenses.

Women cotton pickers find power in uniting over wages

ISLAMABAD: Azeema Khatoon, a mother of five, has spent most of her life laboring in Pakistan's sunbaked cotton fields for less than $2 a day.