• Jiji


Major Japanese electronics makers are expected to offer a monthly pay scale increase of ¥1,500 in this year’s ongoing shunto management-labor spring wage negotiations, informed sources said.

The size of increase is likely to exceed the previous year’s hike of ¥1,000-¥1,200 as the electronics makers’ earnings are now recovering from the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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