Putin has retained a 10% reduction of salaries in the Kremlin, the Cabinet and the chamber in 2016

Putin has retained a 10% reduction of salaries in the Kremlin, the Cabinet and the chamber in 2016


MOSCOW, December 2. The salary of the head of state, President of the government of the Russian Federation, officials of the presidential administration of the Russian Federation, the accounting chamber of the Russian Federation, government office of the Russian Federation in 2016 will remain reduced by 10%. This is stated in the decree of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin published Wednesday on the information-legal portal “Garant.ru”.

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“In 2016, senior officials of the state and certain other officials will continue to pay a lower salary. In 2016 decided to keep reducing by 10% the pay of individual officers. We are talking about the President, the Prime Minister, civil servants of presidential administration of the Russian Federation, the accounting chamber of the Russian Federation, government office of the Russian Federation”, – stated in the decree.

In the beginning of 2015 was signed a decree reducing by 10% until the end of 2015 salaries of the President, the Prime Minister, Ministers and the attorney General and the head of the Investigative Committee.

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