Gov't Favours One-Off Pay Raise in Corporate Sector

Ljubljana, 2 March - The government and industry trade unions have reached agreement on an one-off pay raise in the corporate sector. Under the deal, the payroll tax margin would be raised so that companies would pay less taxes. This in turn provides a chance for a raise in workers' wages, especially in labour-intensive industries, a trade union official said following Tuesday's meeting.

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