'Scary times': Businesses to cut staff, increase prices after wage hike

Carla Mascarenhas
Updated June 5 2024 - 3:47pm, first published 3:35pm

Regional businesses have lashed the Fair Work Commission (FWC) increase in the minimum wage saying it may result in them cutting staff and in the most extreme cases even closing down.

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Carla Mascarenhas

Carla Mascarenhas is the NSW correspondent covering breaking news, state politics and investigations. She is based in Sydney. Contact her on carla.mascarenhas@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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