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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SEC Sets Deadline for Comments on 9 Bitcoin ETF Applications

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) set Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 as the deadline for public comments on nine applications from various issuers looking to launch bitcoin exchange traded funds. Earlier this year, the SEC rejected the applications, preventing the digital currency from gaining more acceptance from investors who are wary of the […]

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