President Maduro: Minimum salary will be at 18,000 sovereign bolivars, Petro was 36,000
Nicolás Maduro, President of the Republic, announced on Monday 14 January that Petro was raised to 36,000 sovereign pains, leaving the minimum wage in 18,000 sovereigns, that is, half of Petra.
"Since the beginning of the year, I have decided to build up the value of Peter's billing unit in 36,000 sovereign bolivarios that will adapt to the attack we have received, which means that the national minimum wage will be in the middle of Peter, in this enormous struggle against the factors of the economic war, 18,000 sovereign bolivars, "he said in the annual report before the National Constitutional Assembly.
"As a result, an immediate process will begin on January 15 for the automatic and equitable adjustment of all country salaries, civil servants, teachers, soldiers, police, firemen, etc."
The President announced that the government will continue to support payroll companies: "We expect support for the private sector that we support in the social economy in paying the difference to avoid justification, . "
The rate of agreed product prices in the country will continue. "It is now necessary to continue the process, difficult, complex, imperfect yet to set prices and to respect the agreed prices in the country, which must be carried out tomorrow," said Maduro.