NEWS AND EVENTS
April 14, 2005
SALARIES IN UZBEKISTAN TO GROW BY 1.2 TIMES
The President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov increased the size of minimal wage by 1.2 times from 1 May.
The presidential decree said that the size of minimal wage set at 7,835 soums per month. Prior to decree, the size of minimal wage was 6,530 soums and pensions at 15,505 soums.
The document established that minimal size of allowances to disabled from birth equal to15,505 soums and allowances to elderly and disabled without the required record of service - 9,390 soums.