13 Mar '11, 9am

[TR] After FT pay hike, here comes the main course

[TR] After FT pay hike, here comes the main course

With regards to the news earlier today regarding the President’s salary increase, I do not know why I am not surprised that the next group to increase salary is our leaders. Maybe I can forecast. Anyway, a increment of 26% is a lot more than anywhere else. Therefore brings me to my next topic, why our leaders, who promised and pledge to protect our interest and improved our life (low income), did so little to help? They know how to control budget on the GDP and put money into our reserves but yet they feel earning millions is not enough for them. Their actions revealed everything about their thinking and motivation for holding on to such a position. For example, a person who volunteered himself should expect no monetary rewards. Our leaders volunteer themselves to serve us, if we exchange their service with our money, it isn’t reward anymore. Another example, a girl love a...

Full article: http://www.temasekreview.com/2011/03/13/after-ft-pay-hike...

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