Employees welcome minimum wage Bill.


By Nicholas Shawn Mugarura. Last week, parliament passed the minimum wage Bill, 2018. The Bill authorizes the Minister of labor to appoint a minimum wages Board to fix all sectoral minimum wages. Employees in Kampala welcomed the Parliament’s decision. According to the international labor Organization (ILO), a minimum wage is the minimum sum payable to a worker for work performed or a service rendered within a given period of time to cover the minimum needs of the worker, his or her family, in light of national economic and social conditions.…

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