Minister reaffirms public holiday pay entitlement

Minister for Local Government, Housing & Environment, Infrastructure & Transport Parveen Kumar during a break in parliamentary sitting yesterday. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Parveen Kumar. Picture: FT FILE

PEOPLE working this Easter public holiday are entitled to double pay. This is the instruction from the Employment Minister, Parveen Kumar, who added that the same applied in other public holidays. According to the Employment Relations Act 2007, he said a worker must be paid in respect of each public holiday for the number of […]

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