Ilham Aliyev orders to increase minimum monthly wage

21 January 2017 14:21 (UTC+04:00)

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to increase the minimum monthly wage to 116 manats starting from January 1.

The Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan was instructed to solve the issues emerging from the order.

 President Aliyev also signed a decree on indexation of insured part of labor pensions.

Under the decree, the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population is instructed to ensure the increase of insured part of all types of labor pensions in line with the consumer prices index for 2016; carry out indexation of amounts of pension capital accumulated in the insurance part of personal accounts.

The Cabinet of Ministers is instructed to solve the issues arising from the decree.


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