Syriza defeated, Greece turns the page Tsípras

White shirt and red rose in hand, Aléxis Tsípras showed up on Sunday morning all smiles to vote in a school in the Athenian popular district of Kypséli, where the Greek Prime Minister still lives, having always refused to move under the gold of the Republic after his party’s historic victory four years ago. But […]

The World Bank assesses the consequences of wage increases in Ukraine

Photo: tsn.ua Government plans to increase the “minimum wage” will increase the need for loans to 13% of GDP, according to the World Bank The increase in the minimum wage will lead to an increase in the overall need for financing the expenditure side of the state budget to more than 13% of GDP. An […]

United States: in New York, workers remain in the carafe

Max Katzenberg had to lay off his 60 employees within hours. “It’s a disaster”, blurted out this owner of two trendy Brooklyn restaurants, Olmsted and Maison Yaki, at tables usually reserved several weeks in advance. But he had no other choice, the closures being imposed by the measures of “social distancing” in an attempt to […]

“This is far from enough”

10.45 euros – but only from July 2022. The minimum wage commission has made its recommendation. SPD leader Saskia Esken is not enough. It demands changes. The minimum wage should rise – but much less than SPD leader Saskia Esken has been demanding for a long time. The Federal Government’s minimum wage commission recommends that […]

Work and social affairs – minimum wage to rise to EUR 10.45 by 2022 – economy

This is recommended by the responsible commission of the federal government. There are four stages. Actually, it should have been a bigger appearance: On Tuesday afternoon, employers and unions wanted to announce with the chairman of the independent minimum wage commission which lower wage limit will apply in Germany from next year. But then the […]

Minimum wages are expected to rise to EUR 10.45 by 2022

Good news for many workers: the minimum wage should rise. The responsible commission recommends a gradual increase to 10.45 euros – even though the economy slumped in the Corona crisis. The statutory minimum wage in Germany is to increase in four stages by July 1, 2022 from the current EUR 9.35 to EUR 10.45. This […]

Minimum wages are expected to rise to EUR 10.45 by 2022

Good news for many workers: the minimum wage should rise. The responsible commission recommends a gradual increase to 10.45 euros – even though the economy slumped in the Corona crisis. The statutory minimum wage in Germany is to increase in four stages by July 1, 2022 from the current EUR 9.35 to EUR 10.45. This […]

Whether the minimum wage helps against poverty

DGB chairman: Reiner Hoffmann sees the time for a noticeable increase in minimum wages. Picture: Getty The lower wages do little to help against poverty, a new analysis by the Institute of German Economy shows. The unions still want to increase them significantly in the crisis. Dhe labor market is slipping into a crisis. However, […]

Customs reveals more violations of statutory minimum wages

Customs officials have found more violations of the Minimum Wage Act in 2019. Picture: dpa The number of uncovered cases rose by ten percent compared to the previous year: the minimum wages in construction, cleaning and catering were particularly often undercut. DCustoms has noticed more violations of the statutory minimum wage in the past year. […]