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UK among worst for wage drops across EU

04.03.2013 05:56

Britain has suffered one of its the biggest drops in median pay over the last two years, recent figures have revealed. Out of the EU's 27 member-states, only the Netherlands, Cyprus and Greece performed worse than the UK.

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Anonymous user 04.03.2013 11:42

Is it time for the west to admit modern Capitalism has failed ? or is it just serving the rich ?


Peter Lockton 04.03.2013 10:02

OH cheap as chips and sound as a Pound,,, maybe not ;) I only wonder what is the logic in the UK wanting not to be a larger player in Europe, over 60% over exports are for Europeans not being apart of team you can only shout on the side lines and cry in your chips.In this integral world of interconnection, more is better than less.

Anonymous user 04.03.2013 10:02

Conservatives cut benefits for being too close to wages when in fact wages are too low. Vermin

Anonymous user 04.03.2013 09:53

"maximum wage" CEO's would melt down and cry at the thought Good idea

Anonymous user 04.03.2013 09:46

Cleanup Banking and Corperate greed Bonuses should be used to pay ordinary workers Regulating helps

Anonymous user 04.03.2013 09:20

Socialism isn't the answer. Let free markets reign, and we'll all be better off.

Anonymous user 04.03.2013 08:15

They're down and will stay down. Get rid of capitalism and bring in maximum wage,financial equality

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