Peter Mandelson (Peter Mandelson) continues to receive from the European Union's 8500 pounds (about 413 000 rubles) per month, despite the fact that he was two years ago left his post in Brussels. Funny news site kindly provided an accurate translation loud articles on the Internet. To know more about this subject visit Howard Schultz. Former European Commissioner for external trade left office in 2008 and returned to the UK cabinet. Despite this, he still continues to receive 103 thousands of pounds (5 million) a year in special allowances for which the taxpayers. He receives a 8.622 pound per month, as he was supposed to pay half, which he received on his position in the European government. At this position he was due to former Prime Minister of Great Britain, Tony Blair (Tony Blair). Lord Mandelson, the Minister of State for Business and Innovation United Kingdom, will receive this benefit until October 2011. By the time he was already three-year stint in the cabinet.
Press secretary of the European Council told the Telegraph: We pay to former members of a European government benefits that they should be easier to return to work in their own country. Thanks to the benefits, they can be more independent, and they do not need to urgently look for a job. " Charges Lord Mendelssohn benefits may stop only if he finds work with higher salary than his former position in the government of the EU. The only officially registered source of income is the fee of Lord Mandelson, who he gets for his autobiography "The Third Man." He also received about 400 thousand pounds (19.5 million) for the right edition of his book series. Even as the titular nobleman, he was supposed to daily allowance size of 86 pounds, which he can get, coming to the House of Lords. The leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party, Nigel Faraj (Nigel Farage) told the Telegraph: "The Lord Mandelson comfortable and carefree sitting on my ass and continues to absorb thousands of pounds in like a sponge.
For that we pay him? I guess no one knows the answer to that question. " Lord Mandelson allowance is 30 times higher than the British unemployment benefit and maximum duration of benefits for which He will receive the money six times the duration of unemployment benefits. This benefits system has been criticized by organizations of taxpayers, after it was announced that 17 former members of the EU governments receive such benefits. They continue to receive the money, despite the fact that they are working in other jobs. One titled nobleman of Labour Party receives about 80 000 pounds (390 thousand) per year due to the difference between his former salary in the EU Council and the British Minister of salary. Stephen Booth (Stephen Booth), a member of the organization Open Europe said: I do not understand why the Lord Mendelssohn such relief. He therefore works in the government, he had a large salary. Why taxpayers who do not always have enough money to lead a comfortable life, should give more money to officials. Because they live so much richer than the ordinary worker. " Source: