Minimum wage will be raised since July 1
UFA, 19 April 2017. /Bashinform News Agency, Galina Bakhshieva/.
Since July 1, the minimum wage will be raised to 7.8 thousand rubles, and in the next few years — up to the subsistence level of an employee. This was announced today by the Prime Minister of the Government of Russia Dmitry Medvedev.
The Prime Minister noted that "there are all possibilities" to equalize the minimum wage and the subsistence minimum, RBC reports.