A salary cut is a reduction or decrease in one’s pay or income. It is also called salary deduction or wage cut. Meanwhile, a salary harmonization simply means equal work for equal pay across government or the same position for the same salary. Salary harmonization mainly focuses on equity on the pay scale or bridging salary disparities or imbalances.
The Senate has invited the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning to account for what it says was a violation of the Liberian Constitution and the Public Financial Management Act.
The House of Representatives is yet to commence discussions on the 2019 draft national budget, more than two weeks since it received the document.
President George Weah has reinstated the superintendent of Bong, Esther Walker, following more than four months of suspension.
Finance Minister Samuel Tweah has finally presented the 2019/2020 draft national budget to the National Legislature.
Autocrat, dictator, repressive, corrupt, and the list go on. These are a few of the words being used by opponents and others to describe President Weah’s tenure. And, I must say that the president is not doing much to change those descriptions of his short stint as president so far.
After several meetings with stakeholders, it is now clear that members of the pending mass citizens’ assembly will gather on Capitol Hill to the present their petition to the government on June 7.
President George Weah has issued a directive to restrict foreign travel for appointed officials in the executive branch.