Poll: Should minimum wages be higher in cities where the cost of living is much higher than in the rest of a state?
That's why a number of cities across the country are pushing for a higher minimum wage ... has lawmakers in many states on the defensive, arguing that higher wages will lead to reductions in hours and jobs for low-income workers — and retail price ...
Cost of Living in the Philippines
The Philippines has a very low cost ... US. Housing in the Philippines is very cheap but expatriates may have to change their citizenship or be married to a Filipino citizen before being allowed to own land. The high population count in Manila makes the ...
Min wage fails to cover min living cost in Vietnam: survey
The results of the survey show that the minimum monthly living costs in Zones 1, 2, 3 and 4 are VND3,996,000 (US$ ... Ho Chi Minh City, said that the current minimum wage of VND2.7 million for Zone 1 is too low compared to the real living cost.
The 10 Cities With The Highest Cost Of Living: Report
Manhattan has the highest cost of living, followed by Brooklyn. Queens ranks number five. Four out of the ten cities with the lowest cost of living ... slated to boost their minimum wages this year. In New York, the minimum wage is $7.25, far below the ...
Cost of living in Australia compared to the US
However, with prosperity comes a price with the cost of living in Australia ... of citizens in the US and Australia is fairly similar but Australia is certainly on the ascendency. It is well-known that America has a relatively low cost of food and other ...