This Economic Report provides objective economic data useful to determine minimum wages in American Samoa. After World War II, only Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and American Samoa still used a Committee system to set separate industry wage minimums. Today, such a system of wage setting is restricted to American Samoa. Contents: Information on American Samoa Geography, History, Culture, GovAit., and Economics; The Tuna Processing Industry; American Samoa Wage Structure; The American Samoa Minimum Wage -- Fair Labor Standards Act Requirements; Economic Factors for Consideration That May Favor or Weigh Against Minimum Wage Increases; Appendices. Charts and Tables.... their 2004 annual report, Del Monte highlighted how the StarKist brand has contributed to the company success as well as to potential problems. ... In 2004 StarKist had the highest market share of pouched tuna. ... The lawsuit alleges the companies failed to warn consumers that albacore and light tuna contain 34 mercury. ... 34 http://www.montereyherald.com/mld/montereyherald/news/ 8979083.htm.
|Title||:||Minimum Wage in American Samoa 2007|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2009-12|