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Welfare Reform on the Web (May 2001): Minimum Wage - UK

BUSINESS CONCERN AS MINIMUM WAGE RISES

R. Bennett

Financial Times, Mar 6th 2001, p.2.

Reports that the minimum wage for adults is to increase from 3.70 an hour to 4.10 an hour in October 2001. The rate for young workers will be decided in May.

(See also Daily Telegraph, Mar 6th 2001, p.6; Independent, Mar 6th 2001, p.4 + 8; Times, Mar 6th 2001, p.10; Guardian, Mar 6th 2001, p.2).