25 May '11, 2pm

Majority NOT convinced why Ministerial Pay must be pegged to Private Sector #sgelections

Majority NOT convinced why Ministerial Pay must be pegged to Private Sector #sgelections

Cabinet ministers take their oath at the swearing-in ceremony. (Yahoo! photo) Ministers' pay should not be pegged to the top wages in the private sector in Singapore, but rather to the salaries of government officials in other countries or to median incomes, said netizens. This was one of the main messages of Yahoo! Answers users who, as of Wednesday, had posted a total of 151 comments in response to the question: "How should the new ministerial salary be calculated?" Netizens also called for more transparency in the compensation and benefits received by the ministers and a review of the officials' pension scheme. Ministers' pay had been a hot-button issue during the recently-concluded General Election (GE), which saw the opposition make record gains against the ruling People's Action Party. After the election, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loon set up a ministerial pay review ...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 24 May '11, 2pm

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sg.news.yahoo.com 24 May '11, 8am

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channelnewsasia.com 22 May '11, 2pm

SINGAPORE: Members of Parliament have welcomed the formation of the committee to review ministers' salaries. Although poli...

New ministerial pay effective from 21 May

New ministerial pay effective from 21 May

channelnewsasia.com 22 May '11, 9am

SINGAPORE: The committee to review salaries of the President, Prime Minister and political appointment holders will have a...

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channelnewsasia.com 22 May '11, 6am

SINGAPORE: The Chairman of the committee that's undertaking a review of ministerial salaries in Singapore, Mr Gerard Ee sa...

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channelnewsasia.com 21 May '11, 1pm

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todayonline.com 21 May '11, 1pm

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sg.news.yahoo.com 26 May '11, 2am

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Revised ministerial salary effective from May 21 #SGelections

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straitstimes.com 22 May '11, 1pm

NEW salaries for political appointment holders will take effect from May 21 - the date the new government took office. Thi...

Pension about a tenth of minister's pay - PMO writes letter to dispel rumours of seven-digit sums #singapore

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straitstimes.com 14 May '11, 3am

The pension is taken into account as part of a minister's total pay package when comparisons are made with private sector ...

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sgpolitics.net 30 May '11, 7pm

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straitstimes.com 08 Jun '11, 1am

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