21 May '11, 2pm

PM Lee to set up committee to review Ministers' salaries. #Singapore

PM Lee to set up committee to review Ministers' salaries. #Singapore

PM Lee acknowledges Singaporeans' concerns with ministerial salaries. (Yahoo! photo) Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has acknowledged Singaporeans' concern about Ministers' salaries, and has formed a committee to review them. Speaking at the swearing-in ceremony on Saturday night, he revealed that the committee will be headed by National Kidney Foundation (NKF) chairman Gerard Ee . He said: "One important area for review is political salaries. We will always need committed and capable ministers. Politics is not a job or a career promotion. It is a calling to serve the larger good of Singapore. "But ministers should also be paid properly in order that Singapore can have honest, competent leadership over the long term. I know that Singaporeans have genuine concerns over the present salaries. "Hence I am appointing a committee to review the basis and level of political salarie...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/blogs/singaporescene/pm-lee-sets...

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