A JD.com company sign is seen at the Appliance and Electronics World Expo (AWE) in Shanghai, China March 23, 2021. Photo: Reuters
A JD.com company sign is seen at the Appliance and Electronics World Expo (AWE) in Shanghai, China March 23, 2021. Photo: Reuters
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Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com to increase employee pay by 14 per cent over next two years

  • JD.com said in a WeChat post that it will increase employee annual salaries to the equivalent of 16-months pay by July 2023 from the current 14-months
  • Average wages in China increased 4.3 per cent in 2020, but growth accelerated to 12.4 per cent in the first quarter of 2021 thanks to a relatively low base a year earlier

A JD.com company sign is seen at the Appliance and Electronics World Expo (AWE) in Shanghai, China March 23, 2021. Photo: Reuters
A JD.com company sign is seen at the Appliance and Electronics World Expo (AWE) in Shanghai, China March 23, 2021. Photo: Reuters
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