New Minimum Wage Rates for Skilled Workers Announced
The Thai National Wage Committee recently approved a resolution to set minimum wage rates for 20 professional branches across five industry groups, based on skills standards under the law governing skill development promotion. The Notification of the National Wage Committee on Wage Rate According to Skills Standards No. 5 (the Notification) was subsequently issued specifying the eligible professional branches and their respective wage rates. The Notification will become effective on 10 August 2016.