Slovenia -Unions launch legislative proposal to raise minimum wage -May 14, 2015

Initiative to raise the low minimum wage.

Trade unions have started an initiative to raise the minimum wage. Choosing the parliamentary road, the union have initiated a legislative procedure to force a minimum wage hike. Unions have argued for a long time that the minimum wage is too low, but have not enjoyed any successes with traditional organising and negotiation methods.


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