Bulgaria - Increase of minimum wage - December 31, 2015

The government approved the increase of the minimum monthly wage to BGN 420 (215 euro), starting 1 January 2016. The minimum hourly working wage becomes BGN 2.5. The increase should motivate job seekers and ensure that people receiving the minimum wage and their families are able to better satisfy their needs. The increase is also expected to decrease the number of working poor.      

English: http://www.novinite.com/articles/172365/Bulgarian+Cabinet+Approves+Increase … 

For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) cbn-aias@uva.nl or the communications officer at the ETUI, Mariya Nikolova mnikolova@etui.org. For previous issues of the Collective bargaining newsletter please visit http://www.etui.org/E-Newsletters/Collective-bargaining-newsletter. You may find further information on the ETUI at www.etui.org, and on the AIAS at www.uva-aias.net.


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