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Minimal wage in Norway

Ministry of Infrastructure and Development applied to EC to determine whether newly passed Norwegian internal rules on minimal wage for professional drivers are in compliance with EEA’s rules (about minimal wage for professional drivers in Norway we informed here: Minimal wage for drivers in Norway)

It is worth to recall that Norway is the second country, after Germany, which decided to establish rules on minimal wage for professional drivers. At the time, in Western Europe more and more countries consider following that path, including Sweden. This is aimed to protect national labour market from social dumping of “new” member states in EU

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