|Average wages in Ukraine will rise 38% by Jan. 1, official says|
Journal Staff Report
Average monthly wages in Ukraine are expected to increase by 38%, to UAH 7,100, by the beginning of 2018, the Social Policy Ministry said. "Wage reform also provides for the revision of wage setting with a view to gradually raising real wages and eliminating wage arrears," Minister of Social Policy Andriy Reva has said. According to the minister, the wage reform is conducted along with the modernization of the labor inspection system.