54% of Taiwan's employers planning 3.5% pay raise in H2

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nearly 54 percent of companies in Taiwan plan on giving their employees a 3.5 percent raise on average in the second half of this year, below the 6 percent average expectation ...

10,000 Taiwanese workers call for 10% wage raise

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Over 10,000 workers marched on the streets of Taipei to mark Labor Day yesterday (May 1) and to make six demands, including a 10 percent salary raise, reported CNA. Organiz...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - September 8

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The top stories this week included Lin raises hourly minimum wage to NT$140 and monthly pay to 22K, seven spooky places in Taiwan, Argentine athletes warned by FISU for carryin...

Groups: Taiwanese youth subjected to deplorable working conditions

As the minimum wage raise is going to take effect Jan 1 next year, student and labor groups released survey results Monday that show more than two thirds of employers who hired students to work part t...

Labor groups call for 18% wage raise at least

Taiwan Labor Front Secretary General Sun Yu-lien Monday slammed the ruling party’s calling for salary raise for workers in Taiwan as empty talk. On Monday afternoon the Ministry of Labor will call ...

Ministry of Labor to study foreign nursing worker wages

Taipei, June 17 (CNA) Minister of Labor Chen Hsiung-wen said Wednesday that he is aware of the expectations of contract nursing workers from Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines that their monthly w...