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Kazim Shah (SBS)

Some of the country's lowest paid workers will get a wage rise from the July 1, after a decision by the Fair Work Commission.

By
Phan Bách, Gloria Kalache, Amelia Dunn
Published on
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 16:17
File size
7.67 MB
Duration
4 min 11 sec

Unions have welcomed the three per cent increase to wages, or around $21 extra dollars per week, which will benefit more than two million workers. 

But business groups say the rise will impact negatively on small businesses.