Minimum wage law ensures just redistribution of GDP
I disagree with Mr Cheng Shoong Tat that a minimum wage law will not help low-wage workers (Minimum wage law will not help pump attendants, Nov 3).
The purpose of a minimum wage law is to protect workers against unduly low pay.
Most governments determine the quantum after considering social protection, education and healthcare benefits to ensure a just and equitable share of the fruits of progress to provide a decent living wage in the community.
It will prevent excessive in...