Putin has set a new minimum wage

Moscow. December 15. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed the law on amending article 1 of the Federal law “On minimum wage”, reports the official Internet portal of legal information:

According to the law, the minimum wage from 1 January 2016 set in the amount of 6 204 rubles a month.

This document was adopted by the State Duma on 2 December 2015, approved by the Federation Council on 9 December.

This law shall enter into force on 1 January 2016.