By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Chairman of the joint committee of fiscal plans and public monitoring, Senator Romero Jucá, announced an increase in the proposed minimum wage on Monday. Coming as part of the final report on the 2013 budget, Jucá said that there will be an additional increase of R$4 to R$674.96 per month (from the R$622 rate in 2012).
The announcement was more than the original government forecast made . . .