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Constitutional bench of Supreme Court repeals provincial laws for the first time: The legislation, related to salaries that local representatives were receiving, contradicted the constitution, according to the bench, by Tika R. Pradhan (kp 19/10/2019), ‘Constitution amendment needed’: ‘It will be illogical to deprive local level office bearers of their salaries’, by Ram Kumar Kamat (ht 20/10/2019)

Salaries remain the same, by Sukhdev Shah (rep 25/09/2019)

Retired government employees see a rise in pensions thanks to salary hike of incumbent staff: Government may have to spend additional Rs1.3 billion to cover increased pay, Pension Management Fund says, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 21/08/2019)

Women construction workers: Organising for change: More and more women construction workers are joining unions as they help with claiming compensation; Women still earn almost 30 percent  less than men for  the same work, by Feyzi Ismail (kp 17/07/2019)

CBS report brings to fore huge gender pay gap: Nepali women earn 29 per cent less than equally educated men, by Sujan Dhungana (ht 20/06/2019), Close pay gap: The government must implement the laws strictly and have all companies and organisations make public data on male, female employment and the pay gap (ht 21/06/2019)

Govt hikes salary of govt employees upto 20 pc (rep 30/05/2019)

Low wages and ill-treatment make a bitter brew for tea workers: Thousands of tea workers have gone on an indefinite strike, casting shadows on the once lucrative business, by Tsering D Gurung (kp 13/05/2019)

Basic minimum wage eludes Nepali migrant workers, by Umesh Poudel (ht 09/05/2019), Ensure basic wages: Nepal govt must start fresh talks with labour-receiving countries to guarantee basic wages to Nepali migrant workers (ht 10/05/2019)

Panauti initiatesmeasures to address gender wage gap: The municipality introduces a local law to bring  uniformity in wages for men and women from  the start of the current fiscal year, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 06/05/2019)

Only 22 percent of working-age women are employed in Nepal: There is also gender pay gap and it must close, experts say, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 02/05/2019)

Tea factories agree to pay laborers minimum wage: Ask government to fulfill their demands at the earliest, by Bhim Chapagain (rep 17/04/2019)

Manahari Rural Municipality ends gender bias on wages (ht 08/04/2019)

Workers denied minimum wage, by Maheshwar Chamling Rai (rep 17/03/2019)

Fixing a hole: Incremental changes to close the  gender wage gap are welcome (kp 12/03/2019)

Nepal’s great income divide: Nepal's growing income disparity is pushing the country towards instability and conflict, by Ramesh Kumar (nt 22/02/2019)

No extra work without extra allowances: Parliament staffers (rep 13/12/2018)

Women tea estate workers form union: Male workers in tea factories of Ilam and Panchthar get Rs 400 per day while women workers get only Rs 300 (kp 08/12/2018)

Deny staff basic pay at your peril, warns Bista (kp 07/12/2018)

Tea industrialists seek amendment to Labor Act, by Bhim Chapagain (rep 25/09/2018)

Nepal Media Society rebukes ideal wage recommendation: Umbrella body of media organisations terms the decision uncalled for (kp 17/09/2018)

Allowance cut affects lawmaking process in parliament, by Ashok Dahal (rep 06/09/2018)

Tea workers launch protest demanding implementation of minimum wage, by Bhim Chapagain (rep 06/09/2018)

Tea factories not paying minimum wage to laborers, by Bhim Chapagain (rep 28/08/2018)

Men and women to receive equal wages in Panauti, by Madhusudhan Guragain (rep 17/07/2018)

Minimum wage raised to Rs13,450 per month, by Rajesh Khanal and Dev Narayan Sah (kp 10/07/2018), Labourer’s dilemma: The increase in the minimum wage will make only a slight difference, if at all (kp 11/07/2018)

FNJ wants Rs 40k as minimum wage for journalists (kp 09/07/2018)

Salary of workers to be paid compulsorily through banking channel (ht 29/05/2018)

‘Govt preparing to raise wages’ (ht 01/05/2018), Govt to revise minimum wage of workers: The revision is in line with the Labour Act-2017 which says that minimum wages of workers should be revised every two years, by Sanjeev Giri (kp 02/05/2018)

Finance Ministry okays pay for local representatives, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 11/10/2017)

Salary, wage indices up 14.4 percent (rep 20/09/2017)

Elected local reps may not get fixed salaries (kp 10/06/2017)

NAC to hike pilot pay to stem turnover rate: If the proposal is approved, a senior pilot will earn up to Rs450,000 per month in salary and allowances, said ministry officials (kp 09/06/2017)

Bill proposes pay, perks for elected representatives, by Prithvi Man Shrestha (kp 20/05/2017)

Nurses being paid nominal salaries by private hospitals: NNC; Montlhly pay of nurses a little more than Rs 3,000, by Bishnu Prasad Aryal (rep 28/01/2017)

Gender pay gap: What we can learn from global practices to reduce inequality in our workforce, by Tara Kanel (kp 15/01/2017)

50pc incentive boost for Law Services employees (kp 06/01/2017)

Hike in civil sector salary drives up salary, wages indices: Private sector remunerations continue to remain stagnant: NRB data (rep 31/12/2016)

Average salary goes up 14.4pc (kp 20/11/2016)

25 per cent salary hike for postal service staff (ht 23/09/2016)

Panels formed to implement minimum wage for journalists (ht 05/09/2016), Journos’ minimum wage: Media operators
express concern
(kp 10/09/2016)

Up to 20 per cent salary hike on cards for civil servants, by Pushpa Raj Acharya (kp 25/05/2016)

NMS rider for following minimum wage rule: Government must first meet 12 conditions: Media society chair (ht 24/05/2016)

Journos' wage: Media orgs object to cabinet decision (kp 07/05/2016)

Security guards warn of protests (kp 10/04/2016)

Construction workers’ wages soar nearly 13pc (kp 30/08/2015)

Poor living wage of women in informal sector discussed: Wages of women in informal sector is so low that they are not sufficient to sustain livelihood (ht 21/06/2015)

Male-female wage disparity widens (kp 01/02/2015)

Overworked and underpaid: Stakeholders urge government to take initiative to ensure minimum wages for workers, by Roshan Sedhai (kp 04/12/2014)

Hard lives: Construction workers are not given fair wages and vital social security benefits, by Rajendra Senchurey (rep 28/09/2014)

Salary hike adds Rs 28 billion to govt spending (kp 24/07/2014)

Producers okay Rs 201 daily wage, by Parbat Portel (kp 24/05/2014)

FNCCI floats idea to scrap system on  minimum wage (ht 19/04/2014)

TV channels get 90 days to fall in line (ht 02/04/2014)

Salary and wage rate index: Bank staff laughing all the way to the bank; Not a promising year for private firm workers,who suffered the most with no pay hike at all (ht 14/01/2014)


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