Nicaragua: Minimum Wage Increased
Monday, September 1, 2014
The increase, which will be applied from September 2014, varies between 4.9% and 5.38%, and applies to all industries, except the free zone regime.
The wage increase ranges between 4.9% and 5.38%...
Costa Rica: For and Against Labor Flexibility
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Unions reject a proposal by industrialists to work 4 days and rest 3 days, whle the government describes it as a "sensitive" issue.
The Minister of Labour, Victor Morales, told Crhoy.com...
Paper Industry in El Salvador Pays Best Wages
Monday, October 28, 2013
The industry average nominal wage is $549, but in certain areas such as paper and cardboard it is $609.
This was explained Doris de Rivera, industrial manager...
Panama: Wage Increase in Reverted Areas
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
The Union of Construction Workers of Panama is demanding $4.90 per hour minimum wage from companies who provide services to the Panama Canal or are operating in the reverted areas.
The request was made by the Trade Union of Construction...
Guatemala: More Work and Less Pay
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
When vacancies arise companies fill them paying the new employee less than before, and give them even more demanding requirements.
A Manpower study outlined in an article in...