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  1. Business - Companies

    France says dropping idea of cap on executive pay

    Posted May 24th 2013, 11:35am by Reuters

    ... decided to drop a plan to impose a ceiling on executive pay in the private sector, though it will go ahead with a two-year super-tax on firms paying million-euro salaries, Finance Minister Pierre ... euros (HK$10.0 million), which will be paid by the employer,” Moscovici said, asked if a proposed law to cap pay was still in the works. “We will not go beyond that: there will be no specific ...

  2. Business - Companies

    WPP shareholders acquiesce in Sorrell pay row

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:15pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London The majority of investors in the world’s biggest advertising agency, WPP, have backed a 17.6 million pound (HK$213.9 million) pay package for Chief Executive Martin Sorrell which had drawn fire from critics of lavish boardroom pay. Some 81 per cent of shareholders voted for the last year executive pay packages, while 19 per cent were against. A figure ...

  3. News - World - SWITZERLAND

    Swiss public backs executive pay curbs in referendum

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... on 'fat cats' pay Swiss citizens voted yesterday to impose some of the world's strictest controls on executive pay, forcing public companies to give shareholders a binding vote ... month Minder's plan would make Switzerland less attractive to corporations and managers. The Swiss are not alone in their desire to rein in executive pay in the wake of the financial ...

  4. Business - Companies - REMUNERATION

    CEO pay in US hit US$9.7m in 2012

    Posted May 25th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press Shareholder activists say many company leaders are paid beyond what their performance merits Average pay for US chief executives hit US$9.7m in 2012 The head of a typical ... from Equilar, an executive pay research firm. Chief executive pay, which fell for two years during the global financial crisis but rose 24 per cent in 2010 and 6 per cent in 2011, has never ...

  5. Business - Companies

    Zynga’s new boss to get pay package worth some US$50 million

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 10:21am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in San Francisco Don Mattrick, the head of Microsoft’s Xbox business who will replace Zynga Inc founder Mark Pincus as chief executive next week, will get a hefty, largely ... million), a sign-on cash bonus of US$5 million (HK$38.8 million) and a this year bonus of US$2 million (HK$15.5 million), or the average bonus of Zynga’s other executives, the company said. ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - RECRUITMENT

    EU bonus curbs will mean exodus by Westerners to Asia says recruiter

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... free-market bastion, is separately reining in executive pay after voters recently backed pay curbs in a referendum. Even without the bonus issue, Hoffmann said, Western executives had of late become ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Job search firm DHR says Western executives are becoming increasingly interested in jobs in the Asian market as times at home get tougher E.U. bonus curbs seen ...

  7. Business - Companies

    Google pays its bosses a buck, 4 other executives get US$124m

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 11:25am

    ... Google chief executive Larry Page and his longtime partner Sergey Brin limited their salaries to US$1 apiece last year, while four other top executives received combined compensation ... billion). The AP’s calculation counts salary, bonuses, perks and stock and options awarded to each executive. ...

  8. Business - China Business

    European nations and China seek to curb pay for executives and bankers

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by VICTORIA RUEN, George Chen, Enoch Yiu, AFP

    ... Victoria Ruan, George Chen and Daniel Ren in Beijing European countries looking to curb the pay of executives and bankers may have an ally in China which is seeking to ease social ... traditionally Europe's staunchest bastion of free market capitalism, will rein in executive pay after voters backed pay curbs in a referendum on Sunday. Other European countries are also acting ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Cutting executive pay at state-owned firms only part of Beijing's plan

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 01:26pm by Hu Shuli

    ... Hu Shuli Hu Shuli says the reform will rationalise the roles of the many employees who are both official and executive, amid overall restructuring Cutting executive pay at state-owned ... and the supervision lax. This encourages greed, corruption and waste. The Politburo's decision to regulate executive pay is long overdue. As the government puts it, the overhaul is an important part ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Don't blame the fat cats. Trail of cream leads back to you

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... for the executives and bankers they say plunged the global economy into chaos, governments and voters around the world are moving to put the fat cats on a pay diet. SCMP, March 8 Let's put some ... was that HSBC should focus more on core businesses and less on being the biggest bank in the world. The share price tumbled, too. I have never seen it happen because of executive pay. My message here ...




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