It was updated for 2017 the national minimum salary (minimum wage) amount, from 530 euros in 2016, to 557 euros.

This national minimum salary increase in 2017 to 557euros aims a target of 600 euros in 2019, following the Government program, wich predicts an increase for 2018 to 580 euros.

See  Law-Decree n.º86-B/2016, December 29