Posts tagged ‘pay cut’

January 4, 2012

Singapore Leaders Accept Pay cut

by duncanr

Now this is something you don’t find happening very often (if at all) – politicians taking a pay cut !

No, it’s not our bunch of tossers in the UK or their ‘cousins’ in the USA. These particular politicians are in Singapore.

The Prime Minister, his ministers, and the President have all agreed to accept a substantial (36 – 51%) pay cut following an independent review of their salaries.

The ministers had employed the argument so loved by politicians everywhere that their pay had to be as high as it was in order to . . .

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