Minimum Wage Increase in Malta for the New Year - January 3, 2020

The Maltese Official Gazette December 27, 2019 published an order setting the 2020 minimum wages. The order includes weekly minimum wages of  179 euros for employees 18 and older, 173 euros  for employees 17 years old and 170 euros for employees under 17.

Employers must pay minimum hourly and part-time wages on a pro rata basis from the weekly minimum wage. The order came into effect from January 1, 2020 [Order No. L.N. 349 of 2019, Official Gazette No. 20,321. ]