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  1. FILE PHOTO: Small toy figures are seen in front of Facebook logo in this illustration picture

    Facebook raises minimum wage for US contract workers to US$20/hour

    Facebook Inc said on Monday it was raising wages for its U.S. contract workers, such as cafeteria staff and janitors, to a minimum of US$20 per ...
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    Higher state minimum wage tied to lower suicide rates

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    Walmart responds to Bezos with tweet asking Amazon to pay taxes

  4. FILE PHOTO:  A Bank of America logo is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York City

    Bank of America to raise minimum wage to US$20 per hour by 2021

    Bank of America Corp said on Tuesday it would raise its minimum wage to US$20 per hour in increments over a two-year period.
  5. FILE PHOTO: A newly constructed Target store is shown in San Diego, California

    Target raises minimum wage to US$13 an hour in tight labor market

    Target Corp will raise its U.S. minimum wage to US$13 an hour in June, from US$12 currently, increasing its payroll costs and putting new pressure ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's swearing-in ceremony in Caracas

    Venezuela's Maduro hikes minimum wage as economy struggles

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday raised the minimum wage by 300 percent to 18,000 bolivars per month, around US$6.70 (5.2 pounds), as ...
  7. France protests

    'Yellow vests' pledge to fight on despite Macron concessions

  8. Emmanuel Macron

    Macron unveils new measures in bid to end 'yellow vest' revolt

  9. Workers sort arriving products at an Amazon Fulfilment Center in Tracy

    Commentary: Superstar companies can afford to give their workers a raise

    Economic data shows unemployment rates in the US have hit a half-century low yet wages have been very slow to react, says one observer
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    Singapore in bottom 10 of Oxfam index on efforts to tackle inequality