Mexico's minimum wage to rise 15% over business objections


Wage will rise by 15% in January. The new Wade still amounts to less than $1 per hour but is well above the country's current 3.3% inflation rate. Mexico's minimum wage is the lowest in the Americas on par with Haiti and the lowest in Organization for economic cooperation and development. The Mexican Employers Federation said. The increase and the Corona virus pandemic could force hundreds of thousands of small companies out of business. John Scott reporting President elect Joe Biden Plans to nominate New Mexico Congresswoman Deb Holland as interior secretary. The historic pick would make her the first Native American to lead the powerful federal agency that's wielded influence over the nations tribes for generations. I'd also wants Michael Regan, North Carolina regulator who's made a name pursuing cleanups of industrial toxins to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. More in these stories in town

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