Worker representative complaints about lack of detail surveys on minimum wage

Apart from Yangon, other regions and states fail to conduct detailed surveys on the minimum wage, said U Win Zaw, worker representative from the National Minimum Wage Fixing Committee. The region- and state-level bodies have to submit their survey reports to the National Committee. The committee will fix the minimum wage rate in May this […]

Myanmar labour issues from perspective of enterprise

Myanmar labour issues from the perspective of enterprises: Findings from a survey of food processing and garment manufacturing  enterprises. Over the past decade, Myanmar’s economy expanded rapidly and there is widespread agreement that the country has a huge potential for continued rapid development in the future. At the same time, a key challenge is to […]