Daily Archives: 2007-04-09

Ministers’ Salaries – is the government losing touch?

By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the increase in ministerial pay. Before the increase, political appointment holders take home $ 46 million in total a year, which is only 0.13 per cent of total Government expenditure, or 0.022 per cent of Singapore’s Gross Domestic Product. As to not having a sense of proportion in quarreling about $74 million, after …

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