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# Living wage

Last year
Living wage increased to nearly €15 to adjust for rising costs
Majority of Irish retail workers earn less than €451 per week, new research shows
Lidl to create over 700 new jobs this year and give pay rise to existing staff
All time
Minimum wage set to be scrapped by 2026 as Government moves to implement living wage
Varadkar to bring memo to Cabinet next month on introducing a living wage
Varadkar at Davos: 'We will not go into recession, but there will be a slowdown'
Living wage proposals to be brought to Government before summer, says Varadkar
Living Wage group recommends 60c rise to €12.90 an hour due to rent increases
Low Pay Commission to examine increasing minimum wage by €2.10 per hour
Taoiseach wants to examine the prospect of a living wage within lifetime of the government
Minimum wage increases to €10.10 an hour from today
Poll: Should the minimum wage be increased to €12.30 per hour to reflect the living wage?
Housing crisis drives 40c increase in Living Wage to €12.30 per hour
Beauty company Lush is taking a 'long-term view' with the living wage - despite a profit dip
Aldi set to hire 500 new employees this year
Poll: Should a living wage be introduced in Ireland?
Opinion: Debunking the myth of the squeezed middle
Killian Donoghue
'Compliments and commendations don't put meals on tables': Defence Forces families march on Leinster House
'If we don't pay our Defence Forces a decent wage, we will lose talented, educated young people'
Eoin Scarlett
Living wage: 'Ireland is an outlier in terms of its high levels of low pay'
Robert Sweeney
Rising rents have pushed the living wage up to €11.90 an hour
Aldi staff will now earn the €11.70 an hour living wage
Poll: Do you think a living wage of €11.70 is enough?
Cheaper food, but higher rent: Living wage increases to €11.70 an hour
One in 10 Irish workers are earning the minimum wage or less
Poll: Should employers pay their workers at least €11.50 an hour?
Here’s how much it will cost if the state becomes a living wage employer
Business owners are not happy about the new minimum wage
Joan: Increasing minimum wage by €2 is 'horse sense'
Aldi staff in line for pay hike as supermarket commits to raising hourly rate to €11.50
Lidl staff to get a bump in their wages with supermarket to pay €11.50 an hour
Poll: Should the minimum wage be raised to €11.50 an hour?
Another 50c an hour 'won't help families with spiralling rents and extra taxes'
Ikea is going to pay the living wage for all its Irish workers
Should the minimum wage be raised to €11.50 an hour?
Do you earn enough for a minimum standard of living?
Saying jobs are only being created in Dublin is 'highly misleading'
The UK's minimum wage has just gone up...
The top 1% could soon own more than HALF of global wealth
1 in 5 workers earn less than the 'living wage'