cost-of-living allowance

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Noun1.cost-of-living allowance - an allowance for changes in the consumer price index
allowance, adjustment - an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances; "an allowance for profit"
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The Supreme Court also increased the cost-of-living allowance for officials and personnel of the judiciary for August and approved extra rice subsidy for two quarters of this year.
The ombudsman said the released fund was not declared in the journal entry vouchers as cash advances but rather as "prior year adjustments" for the supposed payment of prior years' cost-of-living allowance and maintenance and other operating expenses.
The government, through the Negri Sembilan Malaysian Fisheries Development Authority (LKIM), had allocated RM4.98 million as the cost-of-living allowance for coastal fishermen in the state between 2014 and 2017.
Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, has announced a new cost-of-living allowance to its staff.
Taking its endeavors to improve employee welfare to a new level, Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, has announced a new cost-of-living allowance to its staff.
Al-Quds said Palestinian teachers in the West Bank continued their open-ended strike for the third day in a row in protest of receiving an unrewarding cost-of-living allowance.
There is no fear of the government's retreating from payment of the cost-of-living allowance.
The decisions, which came into effect at the beginning of this year, involve granting housing ownership to deserving employees in Aqaba based on set criteria; providing each employee with a JD20 cost-of-living allowance starting from January
Freeze cost-of-living allowance increases for employees earning more than $100,000 per year.
They pay full tuition, the purchase of your books and supplies and also pay you a monthly cost-of-living allowance based on the number of credits you take per semester.
The Canadian Paperworkers' Union will also be looking for a cost-of-living allowance (COLA) clause as protection against GST-induced inflation.
In a related development, NWPC also reported the RTWPB-Region 13 approved a P15 cost-of-living allowance (Cola) for MWEs in its jurisdiction.