SMWB proposes increase in minimum wages


The Sindh Minimum Wages Board (SMWB) proposed to increase minimum rates of wages from Rs 7,000 per month to Rs 8,000 per month with effect from 01-07-2012 in respect of adult unskilled and juvenile workers in industrial/commercial undertakings in the province of Sindh, secretary of the Board announced on Friday.
This had already been notified in Extra Ordinary Gazette of Sindh Government dated 19th July, 2012.
It was therefore advised that the objections/suggestion, if any, may be sent to the Secretary of the SMWB within 30 days i.e. latest by 18-08-2012 from the concerned quarters. APP