Breaking News! Taiwan’s monthly minimum wage raised by 3%, hourly pay up 5%

Taiwan’s minimum monthly wage has been increased by three percent, while the hourly minimum rate has been hiked by five percent. After several hours of negotiations today, the Basic Wage Deliberation Committee of the Ministry of Labor (MOL) decided to… Read more

Taiwan labor minister supports hike in minimum wage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Labor Minister Hsu Ming-chun (許銘春) said Thursday (July 11) she hoped the basic minimum wage would be hiked when the relevant committee meets for a decision on August 14. The current minimum salary stands at NT$23,100… Read more

Employment Permits for Foreign Workers in Indonesia

There are two types of employment visas available for foreign workers planning to work and live in Indonesia: 1. ITAS (Izin Tinggal Terbatas), a limited stay permit, issued by the Indonesian Immigration Directorate General through the local immigration office, and… Read more


The government of Malaysia already raised the minimum wage to RM1,100 starting January. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng made the announcement when tabling Budget 2019 today. The government initially announced last September that the minimum wage would be raised next… Read more