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What does GWI stand for?

GWI stands for General Wage Increase

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This is because, after the calculations are made, a final adjustment is applied which caps the amount of any increase in living costs to the level of general wage increases.
By contrast, the Japanese Trade Union Confederation (Rengo), the umbrella organization of the Japanese labor movement, has set this year's guideline for general wage increases at 1%, while the Japan Council of Metalworkers Unions set the guideline at 2,000-3,000 yen.
For both plants, the contract carries a 3 percent general wage increase across the board, plus 3 percent increases in March 2000 and March 2001, the first time in 18 years for such a sweeping increase, union officers said.
That pact calls for a $200 ratification bonus, immediate pay increases ranging between 10 and 30 cents an hour for highly skilled workers (about 20 percent of the work force), and a general wage increase of 15 cents an hour in January 1998.