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Japan wage growth boosts Asia bourses

Asian markets were broadly positive after shrugging off weaker-than-expected manufacturing data from Europe and receiving a boost from rising wages in Japan Asia homepage

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Japanese wage rises remain elusive

Base salaries fell for the 19th month in a row revealing the problem facing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he urges corporate Japan to raise wages Asia homepage

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Obama calls on Congress to raise minimum wage – BBC News

BBC News Obama calls on Congress to raise minimum wageBBC NewsUS President Barack Obama has visited a Maryland Costco store to promote his proposal to increase the federal minimum wage rates. The US leader proposed raising the federal minimum wage … Continue reading

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Obama’s Plan to Raise Minimum Wage Is Stalled in Congress – Wall Street Journal

Newsweek Obama's Plan to Raise Minimum Wage Is Stalled in CongressWall Street JournalPresident Barack Obama's call to raise the federal minimum wage faces dim prospects in Congress, with no clear path surfacing so far for the proposal to win approval … Continue reading

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Obama’s minimum wage plan has more statutory authority than prior “unilateral … – Washington Post

Newsweek Obama's minimum wage plan has more statutory authority than prior “unilateral …Washington PostThe headlines about the State of the Union speech predictably say President Obama will “act alone on the economy,” bypassing Congress. The problem is that this is … Continue reading

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Arsenal striking target “has huge wage demands”

Arsenal striking target “has huge wage demands” – originally posted on Soccerlens.com With the January transfer window only having a week left before it runs its course, Arsenal fans are keeping a close eye on the potential for new faces … Continue reading

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Minimum wage rises across 13 US states

Impact will be closely tracked in Washington, where Democrats are squaring off against Republicans in effort to force rise in national salary floor Asia homepage

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Gloves off as mobile game developers wage Christmas war

By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The annual no-holds-barred Christmas holiday slugfest between mobile game developers has a new twist this year: marketing and user-acquisition costs will likely hit an all-time high and surpass any revenue earned over the … Continue reading

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BoJ insider warns of need for wage rises

Central bank board member urges Japan’s private sector to raise base salaries or ‘economic growth will be temporary and not sustainable’ Asia homepage

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Hyundai union approves wage deal

South Korean carmaker reaches final deal with labour union, ending a string of disruptions that have cost it $ 921m in lost production Asia homepage

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