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Friday 20 October 2017

UK to pay more to its workers

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More than a million workers in the UK are set to benefit from a 3pc bump in the national minimum wage - the highest increase since the start of the recession.

UK prime minister David Cameron announced that the minimum wage will rise by 20p to £6.70 per hour, the biggest real-terms increase since 2008.

The minimum wage has also recently come under close scrutiny in Ireland, with a new Low Pay Commission established.

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