• Primark and Sports Direct failed to pay more than 10,000 workers minimum wage

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    High street retailers Primark and Sports Direct have been named and shamed by the government for failing to pay over 10,000 workers the national minimum wage.
    260 employers were found to have underpaid 16,000 workers, and fined a total of £1.3 million.
    Rates are set to rise again in April 2018, from £7.50 per hour for those aged 25 and over to £7.83 per hour.
    LONDON - Primark and Sports Direct are among the 260 employers named and shamed by the UK government for failing to pay workers the minimum wage.
    The government has identified £1.7 million in back pay for 16,000 workers, the highest...
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