What can you do with 300 baht? That is the amount of money a worker in a Thai company is now entitled to receive following the government-mandated minimum daily wage hike.
Factory workers, waiters and waitresses, cleaning ladies, garbage collectors, gardeners, labourers and hotel bell boys are among the workers who will presumably benefit from the wage increase.
The Pheu Thai-led government stated in its election campaign that workers deserve the minimum wage of 300 baht (7,800 baht a month), or 40-90% more than they used to receive based on the previous rate.
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