PM goes big on minimum wage increase, but opposition unmoved

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Cost of living, Covid, KINAL, Mitsotakis, New Democracy, SYRIZA
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Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has been pinning his hopes on a pre-Easter minimum wage rise to boost the fortunes of his party which is being blamed for skyrocketing energy bills and high prices.

The announcement on Wednesday exceeds most recommendations by employers and institutions, but was greeted with disdain by the opposition.

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