EghtesadOnline: About 96% of workers in Iran have temporary contracts, the head of workers’ guilds association said.
EghtesadOnline: Part-time workers constitute 9-10% of Iran’s employed population, the head of Statistical Center of Iran said.
EghtesadOnline: Each Iranian worker’s efficient working hours stand at 2 hours daily on average as per the most optimistic estimate, the Research Center of the Islamic Republic of Iran Parliament said.
EghtesadOnline: After a 12-hour session, the Supreme Labor Council agreed to raise workers’ minimum wage for the next fiscal year (March 2017-18) by 14.5% to 9.3 million rials ($244.7) per month.
EghtesadOnline: The second meeting of the Supreme Labor Council on setting the next Iranian year’s (March 2017-18) minimum wage for nearly 13 million Iranian workers will be held today at the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare.
EghtesadOnline: The Supreme Labor Council agreed last week to determine the living wage and consider it as a base for setting the minimum wage next year.