P25 wage hike approved in Western Visayas, Negros Occidental


Posted at Mar 02 2017 03:37 PM

MANILA - A regional wage board has approved an adjustment of as much as P25 on the daily rate of minimum wage earners in Western Visayas and Negros Occidental province.

Those with more than 10 employees should pay a daily rate of P323.50 from P298.50 while those with 10 employees or less should pay P271.50 from P265.50.

Labor group Kilusang Mayo Uno said the increase was not enough as it pushed for a legislated increase. -- report from Regi Adosto, ABS-CBN News