The - Arbitration Court has made amendments increasing the wages under the-paint and varnish workers'' award and the soap workers' award in line with the recent basic wage pronouncement. For paint and varnish workers adult males get an increase of 7/6 a week, and adult females 10/ a week, with increases ranging up . from 2/6 a week for juniors, The casual rates is increased from 2/6 to 2/9 an hour. In the soap workers' award the increases, range from 5/ to 10/ a week for males and 4/ to 10/ a week for females, the casual rate being in- , creased 3£d to 2/8* an hour. The increases in both awards are retrospective to April 1.
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AWARD AMENDMENTS, Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 167, 17 July 1945
AWARD AMENDMENTS Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 167, 17 July 1945
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