Wages of public sector employees will increase by 8% in the first half of the year and by 4% in the second half. Also, employees who earn less than 3 thousand 500 liras per month will receive an additional 150 liras.Turk-Is also demands compensation for workers who have suffered from rising inflation. The growth of consumer prices in Turkey is 16.7% per year. However, according to the government, the authorities are tied by the demand to cut costs and increase revenues to help slow inflation and stimulate the economy, which is still suffering from the effects of the currency crisis, which peaked last August.Workers are also expected to increase wages by 3% in the first half of 2020 and by 3% in the second half. The government will compensate for any lack of income in case of excessive inflation.