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Minimum wage to increase by 6% this year

The government will increase the minimum wage by 3% from £5.35 to £5.52 in October, compared with last year's 6% rise. The increase has been welcomed by the British Retail Consortium, which has campaigned for non-inflationary busting rises.

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