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Five measures to ease minimum wage hike

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The Labour Ministry will propose five measures to ease the impact of the new 300 baht daily minimum wage on small- and medium-sized businesses to the cabinet meeting next Tuesday, Labour Minister Padermchai Sasomsap said on Friday. 

Labour Minister Padermchai Sasomsap (Photo by Pattanapong Hirunard)

Mr Padermchai said the first proposal was to reduce official fees collected from small- and medium-sized hotels by 50% for three years. The fee currently stands at 80 baht per occupied room.

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