Minimum wage increase should have been staggered, employers say 


Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Employers and industry players say Putrajaya should not have imposed the increased minimum wage at one go but instead implement it in stages. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, May 2, 2022.

PUTRAJAYA should have not imposed the increased minimum wage at one go but instead implement it in stages, employers and industry players said.

They told The Malaysian Insight this is because many small and medium enterprises are not financially ready as prices of goods globally are increasing. 


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