• Kyodo


The auto industry’s labor union group decided Thursday to demand a monthly raise of at least 1,000 yen per worker in the year beginning April 1.

The 1,000 yen demand is sought for all union members on top of ordinary increases expected for all workers under their current pay scales.

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