Prime Minister Rama: We are also looking at the average salary, a new scheme for all salaries

12:37 17/03/2023 After the increase of the minimum wage in the amount of another 400 thousand Lek that comes into force from April, Prime Minister Edi Rama has announced another scheme for wages. It is about the average salary and according to him, a new scheme is being studied for all salaries. “We are now … Read more

Rama-owners of the factory in Maqellare: The salary must still be increased, boss

09:21 29/10/2022 Prime Minister Edi Rama continues this Saturday the pre-electoral tour in Dibra District. He stopped in Maqellare, in a factory that he says works for Fiat and a number of other foreign companies. According to Rama, the owner of this business is a citizen who has returned from emigration to build a secure … Read more

Rama: Teachers should forget about another salary increase. Protest, by a chain of pulpits to bring water to the ruble mill

13:32 19/10/2022 Prime Minister Edi Rama during a meeting with citizens in Gjirokastër said that teachers “forget that they will have another salary increase”. According to Rama, the next increase will be for retirees, teachers, nurses, doctors, policemen and soldiers. While the lecturers said that they can take it out by doing projects. “The ruble-sorba … Read more

Rama: We need to reach the minimum salary of 400,000 Lek as soon as possible

10:47 19/10/2022 Prime Minister Edi Rama, during the meeting with the tourist operators in Gjirokastër, stated that the minimum salary of 400 thousand Lek should be reached as soon as possible. He said that in the government’s program it was foreseen that this would be achieved within the mandate, but it is necessary to do … Read more

Octopus launches new electric car ‘salary sacrifice’ scheme

Octopus Electric Vehicles has revealed a new 100 per cent electric car leasing service for businesses looking to become more environmentally friendly. The scheme, called Electric Dreams, uses a system known as ‘salary sacrifice’ which allows staff to pay for a new electric vehicle out of their gross salary, potentially saving them thousands of pounds … Read more

Sharon Stone reveals she paid Leonardo DiCaprio’s salary for the film The Quick And The Dead HERSELF

She’s dropped some fascinating bombshells in her newly published book, and also shared an enlightening passage about Hollywood film production. In her new memoir The Beauty Of Living Twice, actress Sharon Stone recounts the making of her 90s western The Quick And The Dead, and what it took for her to convince the studio behind … Read more

Homes now cost 7 times salary on average, and women experience ‘gender home buying gap’

Property prices in England are now seven times the local salary on average, as house price inflation appears to be outgrowing wages.  The typical house costs more than seven times the median annual salary of £31,596, but in some parts of London and the South East the multiple is much higher, reaching up to 27 … Read more

Wayne Couzens ‘will receive his full Met Police salary during criminal proceedings’

Sarah Everard murder suspect Wayne Couzens ‘will receive his full Met Police salary of at least £33,000 during criminal proceedings’ Wayne Couzens, 48, is reportedly paid at least £33,000 per year for his role   The Met has served Couzens with gross misconduct notice and suspending him Standard protocol is for officers to be paid right … Read more