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Jokowi sets Jakarta’s 2013 minimum wage at Rp 2.2m

  • Andreas D. Arditya and Novia D. Rulistia

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, November 21 2012 | 10:40 am

PREMIUM Jakarta Governor Joko “Jokowi” Widodo announced on Tuesday that the 2013 provincial minimum wage had been set at Rp 2.2 million (US$228), a 44 percent increase from this year’s Rp 1.5 million.

The increase was slightly lower than the recommendation of Rp 2,.216,243 issued by the City Remuneration Board last week.

“We rounded the number. I hope all parties can accept this dec...