Romania sets new minimum salary, slammed by business group

Romania's government has passed an emergency ordinance that will create two different levels for the minimum national wage. According to Friday's measure, the minimum monthly salary will be 2,080 lei ($507) starting Jan.1, while those with higher education qualifications or 15 years of employment are guaranteed 2,350 lei ($573). Previously, there was a flat minimum monthly salary of 1,900 lei […]

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Kudlow: Minimum wage should not be Federal government's call

Totally opposed to the federal government dictating wages: Kudlow National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow on trade, the economy, the midterm elections and calls for a national minimum wage. The U.S. federal government has a big role in running the country, but it should leave weighing-in on minimum wage hikes off the to-do list. Continue Reading Below “Alabama is different […]

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