100,000 families ‘affected by inflation’

Employment Minister Parveen Kumar (fourth from left) and consultant Dr Partha Gangopadhyay with FNU students at a national minimum wage consultation in Nadi yesterday. Picture FELIX CHAUDHARY

ABOUT 100,000 families from the poorest households with workers earning the lowest incomes are paying about $50 million in inflation tax, says national minimum wage consultant Dr Partha Gangopadhyay. He made the comment during a consultation on the national minimum wage at the Nadi Civic Centre yesterday. “If you look at this, in a week […]

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