Cook Islands minimum wage to rise

The Minimum Wage Review Panel is recommending increasing the minimum wage to $7.60 (US$5.14) per hour with the objective of achieving the $8 (US$5.41) per hour threshold by next year. Picture: COOK ISLANDS NEWS

RAROTONGA, 04 APRIL 2019 (COOK ISLANDS NEWS) – A recommendation to increase the minimum wage rate by 35 cents from the current $7.25 (US$4.90) per hour has been made to the Cook Islands Internal Affairs minister Vaine “Mac” Mokoroa. The Minimum Wage Review Panel is recommending increasing the minimum wage to $7.60 (US$5.14) per hour […]

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