Donetsk, Dep 3 - DAN. Real wages in the Donetsk People’s Republic increased by nearly 14 percent in July 2019 from the same period last year, the DPR Economic Development Ministry press service reported on Tuesday.

“In July, the increase in real wages accelerated to 13.9 percent year-on-year from 3.5 percent YOY in the previous month,” the report said.

The increase was largely secured by the payrises for workers on state payroll and public officers, effective from July 1, 2019, the Ministry said.*jk