Slight increase in minimum wage

The national minimum wage, as set by the collective contract signed by the GSSE private sector union and business representatives, will rise by 1.6 percent from July 1.

The least that an unmarried employee can be paid will be 751.39 euros before tax, as opposed to the current 739.56.

A married person will earn a minimum of 826.53 euros rather than 813.52.