Switzerland

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
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Voters in Switzerland next month will decide if their nation enacts the world's highest minimum wage. In a national referendum, the Swiss could make the minimum wage $25 per hour, or 4000 francs per month. About 330,000 people, 10 percent of workers, currently earn less than that. Those opposed to the wage increase say it would force jobs overseas...

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