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Minimum wage UK: How does Britain compare to the rest of the world?
Employment

Minimum wage UK: How does Britain compare to the rest of the world?

It looks likely the government will increase the national minimum wage for a second time in 2021, but who has the highest minimum wage in the world?

The national living wage, real living wage and minimum wage explained
Employment

The national living wage, real living wage and minimum wage explained

The Big Issue breaks down how much you should be taking home in your pay packet whether you’re on the minimum earning floor or due a little bit more

Andy Burnham to turn Greater Manchester into first living wage city region
Employment

Andy Burnham to turn Greater Manchester into first living wage city region

The Manchester Mayor has formed an action group in the city region to pay all workers the real living wage by the end of the decade

‘The view of care as a low-skilled job is not only incorrect but harmful’
Employment

‘The view of care as a low-skilled job is not only incorrect but harmful’

Living wage activists reveal scheme fighting poor pay and insecure hours
Employment

Living wage activists reveal scheme fighting poor pay and insecure hours

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