wage hike

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Noun1.wage hike - the amount a salary is increasedwage hike - the amount a salary is increased; "he got a 3% raise"; "he got a wage hike"
increment, increase - the amount by which something increases; "they proposed an increase of 15 percent in the fare"
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This is because the burden of the wage hike falls on all the Lebanese and not only on those whom the Union Coordination Committee represents," Berri was quoted as saying.
Summary: Education Minister Elias Bou Sb said Monday that he supported teachers' decision not to correct official school exams if Parliament fails once again to pass a wage hike for the public sector.
In addition to the monthly wage hike, the union will also seek an annual bonus equivalent to five months of the base salary of respective union members, plus a uniform 320,000 yen, the union said.
Summary: A coalition of Lebanese labor unions Thursday called for an Independence Day march to demand workers rights and urge lawmakers to pass a wage hike bill that has been stuck in limbo for years.
Ecelik added his party was closely following employers' concerns that the wage hike could dent their competitive power.
PUBLIC sector bank ( PSB) employee unions withdrew their call for a four- day nationwide strike as the management agreed to give them 15- per cent wage hike, which will entail an additional expenditure of ` 4,725 crore annually.
Yordan Hristoskov, Bulgaria's caretaker Minister of Labor and Social Policy, has suggested that a minimum wage hike from BGN 340 to BGN 400 will not harm the business sector.
THE DAILYSTAR: Politicians seek wage hike deal to avert clash with UCC
Pushing for a wage hike is an election-year tactic that's borne fruit in the past for Democrats.
Balog did not say how much the wage hike would cost the state budget this year.
Bangalore, June 14 ( ANI ): Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy has announced a wage hike ranging from three to eight percent for the group's 1.
7%, but we guessed the numbers were negatively impacted by the fact that the usual minimum wage hike was postponed to February from the usual January.