Members of the Executive Council have raised concerns about a suggested record pay rise for senior civil servants. Photo: Nora Tam
Members of the Executive Council have raised concerns about a suggested record pay rise for senior civil servants. Photo: Nora Tam

Top advisers to Hong Kong’s leader express shock over proposal senior civil servants receive record 7.26 per cent pay rise

  • Executive councillor Regina Ip says residents will find proposal hard to accept as more than 200,000 people had lost their jobs or were underemployed
  • Decision could be left up to next government, as another top adviser says matter unlikely to be discussed by current Executive Council before term ends on June 30

Members of the Executive Council have raised concerns about a suggested record pay rise for senior civil servants. Photo: Nora Tam
Members of the Executive Council have raised concerns about a suggested record pay rise for senior civil servants. Photo: Nora Tam
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