Amazon's Jeff Bezos challenges retail rivals to raise minimum wages
Updated : April 11, 2019 07:28 PM IST
The online retailer giant raised its minimum wage to $15 per hour for US employees from November, giving in to critics of poor pay and working conditions at the company.
Amazon's wage hike came at a time when US unemployment was at a near two-decade low as retailers and shippers were competing for hundreds of thousands of workers for the all-important holiday shopping season.
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