KBS NEWS

뉴스

[앵커&리포트] ‘귀순 CCTV’ 뭐가 담겼길래? “추격조 MDL 침범, 총탄 흔적”
‘귀순 CCTV’ 뭐가 담겼길래? “추격조 MDL 침범, 총탄 흔적”
지난 13일 북한 병사의 판문점 귀순 과정이 담긴 CCTV 영상 공개가 연기되면서 그 배경에 관심이...
[특파원리포트] 스모 영웅의 ‘맥주병 폭행’ 파문…일본 사회 ‘발칵’, 이유는?
스모 영웅의 ‘맥주병 폭행’ 파문 …일본 사회 ‘발칵’, 이유는?
일본의 스모에서 요코즈나(橫網·스모의 가장 높은 등급 장사)는 특별한 의미를 갖는 자리다...

TV엔 없다

프로그램

최신뉴스 정지 최신뉴스 재생 최신뉴스 이전기사 최신뉴스 다음기사
기상·재해
기상·재해 뉴스 멈춤 기상·재해 뉴스 시작
뉴스 검색
Minimum Wage Hike
입력 2017.07.17 (14:11) | 수정 2017.07.17 (14:15) News Today
동영상영역 시작
Minimum Wage Hike 저작권
동영상영역 끝
[Anchor Lead]

The country's minimum wage will rise from 6,470 won this year to 7,530 won per hour next year. The wage hike will benefit over 4.6 million workers. However the relatively steep wage increase is more than double that of past years and may trigger repercussions.

[Pkg]

The Minimum Wage Commission has set next year's minimum wage at 7,530 won per hour. It's up 1,060 won or 16.4 % from this year's 6,470 won. Based on a 40 hour work week, monthly wage will amount to 1.57 million won, about 220-thousand won more than this year. As many as 4.63 million workers will benefit from the wage hike. Maternity leave and unemployment benefits which are based upon the minimum wage will also increase. During the final session of the Minimum Wage Commission which continued until late at night, a vote was held on the final revised proposals laid out by labor and management representatives. The hourly 7,530 won pay proposed by the labor side was eventually adopted in a 15 to 12 voting outcome.

[Soundbite] Kim Jong-in(mployee Representative, Minimum Wage Commission) : "It does appear a record amount, but I don't think it will satisfy minimum wage laborers spilling sweat and tears at work sites."

Management officials strongly protested the result. They raised issue with the process by which the wage level was determined, and some members on the commission expressed their intent to step down from their posts.

[Soundbite] Kim Mun-sik(mployer Representative, Minimum Wage Commission) : "The level is totally unacceptable to small firms and small-scale businesspeople. The opinion of small-scale employers was completely ignored."

A double digit hike in the minimum wage comes for the first time in 11 years. 16.4 percent is more than double the 7.4% average growth recorded in the past 5 years.
  • Minimum Wage Hike
    • 입력 2017.07.17 (14:11)
    • 수정 2017.07.17 (14:15)
    News Today
Minimum Wage Hike
[Anchor Lead]

The country's minimum wage will rise from 6,470 won this year to 7,530 won per hour next year. The wage hike will benefit over 4.6 million workers. However the relatively steep wage increase is more than double that of past years and may trigger repercussions.

[Pkg]

The Minimum Wage Commission has set next year's minimum wage at 7,530 won per hour. It's up 1,060 won or 16.4 % from this year's 6,470 won. Based on a 40 hour work week, monthly wage will amount to 1.57 million won, about 220-thousand won more than this year. As many as 4.63 million workers will benefit from the wage hike. Maternity leave and unemployment benefits which are based upon the minimum wage will also increase. During the final session of the Minimum Wage Commission which continued until late at night, a vote was held on the final revised proposals laid out by labor and management representatives. The hourly 7,530 won pay proposed by the labor side was eventually adopted in a 15 to 12 voting outcome.

[Soundbite] Kim Jong-in(mployee Representative, Minimum Wage Commission) : "It does appear a record amount, but I don't think it will satisfy minimum wage laborers spilling sweat and tears at work sites."

Management officials strongly protested the result. They raised issue with the process by which the wage level was determined, and some members on the commission expressed their intent to step down from their posts.

[Soundbite] Kim Mun-sik(mployer Representative, Minimum Wage Commission) : "The level is totally unacceptable to small firms and small-scale businesspeople. The opinion of small-scale employers was completely ignored."

A double digit hike in the minimum wage comes for the first time in 11 years. 16.4 percent is more than double the 7.4% average growth recorded in the past 5 years.
사사건건
정지