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#Low Pay Commission

From TheJournal.ie 'When you or I sit down in a restaurant, we need to know our tips are going directly to staff' Regina Doherty

'When you or I sit down in a restaurant, we need to know our tips are going directly to staff'

When a customer provides a tip after satisfactory service, they should know exactly where that money goes, writes Minister Regina Doherty.

From TheJournal.ie 'Low wage trap': Part-time employees and non-Irish nationals more likely to stay on minimum wage Low Pay Commission

'Low wage trap': Part-time employees and non-Irish nationals more likely to stay on minimum wage

Those on minimum wage are more likely to transition to higher pay than remain on the minimum wage, a study showed.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the minimum wage be raised? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the minimum wage be raised?

A previous increase in the rate did not lead to greater unemployment among minimum wage workers.

From TheJournal.ie After we increased the minimum wage in 2016, unemployment didn’t go up (contrary to warnings) Low Pay Commission

After we increased the minimum wage in 2016, unemployment didn’t go up (contrary to warnings)

It’s been argued that an increase in the minimum wage would lead to more unemployment among minimum wage workers.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the government raise the minimum wage by 10 cent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the government raise the minimum wage by 10 cent?

The Low Pay Commission have recommended raising the minimum wage from €9.15 to €9.25,

From TheJournal.ie Joan: Increasing minimum wage by €2 is 'horse sense' Extra Cash

Joan: Increasing minimum wage by €2 is 'horse sense'

Which means good.

From TheJournal.ie Ikea is going to pay the living wage for all its Irish workers Swede As A Nut

Ikea is going to pay the living wage for all its Irish workers

The flat-pack furniture chain has committed to “meaningful” pay for staff.

From TheJournal.ie Should the minimum wage be raised to €11.50 an hour? Enough To Live On

Should the minimum wage be raised to €11.50 an hour?

The support to increase the minimum wage has been described as “overwhelming”.

From TheJournal.ie Enda is promising tax cuts in the next budget. And the one after that and so on... Sweetening The Deal

Enda is promising tax cuts in the next budget. And the one after that and so on...

That’s as long as his government gets re-elected, mind.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland should 'embrace' a population of 10 million Think Bigger

Ireland should 'embrace' a population of 10 million

And business group Ibec wants more money for infrastructure to cope with the growth.

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny thinks he's 'very much' worth his €185k salary L'Oreal Moment This post contains a poll

Enda Kenny thinks he's 'very much' worth his €185k salary

But what do you think?

From TheJournal.ie Here's some good news if you earn the minimum wage Cash Money This post contains videos

Here's some good news if you earn the minimum wage

A new Low Pay Commission is being set up to examine the current rate of €8.65 and whether it should be increased.

From TheJournal.ie Minister: Strong argument for raising the minimum wage as economy recovers Pay Increases This post contains videos

Minister: Strong argument for raising the minimum wage as economy recovers

Ged Nash has been explaining what the Low Pay Commission is all about.

From TheJournal.ie Richard Bruton: Now is not the time for wage increases Not Now

Richard Bruton: Now is not the time for wage increases

The Jobs Minister’s position contrasts with those in Labour who want a Low Pay Commission.