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SVG public sector to get salary increases

Saint Vincent becomes among the latest Caribbean nations to increase earnings of civil servants KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT & THE GRENADINES — Those with public sector jobs in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines can count their blessings as the government has recently approved a wage increase over the coming years. The government has agreed to an…
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Jobs in Bermuda about to be among world’s highest-paying

Bermuda moves to implement $16 minimum wage, with livable wage to follow HAMILTON, BERMUDA — A new statutory minimum wage set to take effect next year means jobs in Bermuda will become among the highest paid in the world. This was announced by Minister of Economy and Labour Jason Hayward as dozens of countries in…
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‘Not too late’ for minimum wage in Anguilla

Premier Ellis: We want to make sure Anguillans have a good living and the potential to advance THE VALLEY, ANGUILLA — It’s never too late for Caribbean countries to implement or increase minimum wage so that residents can benefit. That was the message of Anguilla Premier Ellis Webster, who was responding to questioning about whether…
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Minimum wage increase for private sector jobs in Guyana

Guyana raises minimum wage by 36% GEORGETOWN, GUYANA — Starting today, private sector jobs in Guyana cannot pay their employees less than $60,147 per month, or roughly USD$288. This is thanks to a new minimum wage being implemented by the Ali administration. The order was signed last week and came into effect today. [caption id="attachment_4985"…
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