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Premier says minimum wage to reach 4,170 hryvnyas

The 2019 budget will be based on this parameter.

Premier says minimum wage to reach 4,170 hryvnyas
Photo: Anastasiya Iskrytska

Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said that the minimum wage in Ukraine will increase by 12% up to 4,170 hryvnyas as of 1 January 2019. Currently, it is 3,723 hryvnyas, or 131 dollars at the current exchange rate.

Since 1 January 2018, it has increased by 523 hryvnyas.

An increase in the minimum wage will be reflected in the 2019 state budget.

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