Other pounds 1 million-plus golden handshakes
were reportedly paid by firms including Barclays, Alliance & Leicester, the Hilton Group, Glaxo Wellcome, J Sainsbury and Cadbury Schweppes.
This is something that we need to be actively addressing together and we ought to be looking at new ways of recruiting junior doctors to Wales, be that through golden handshakes
or ensuring that junior doctors have accommodation.
If money is so plentiful, let's give every pensioner a golden handshake
when they retire.
I think these golden handshakes
are unfortunate and it gives the impression that the health service is weighed down by bureaucracy.
WHY are people in charge of the banks and building societies walking away with golden handshakes
when they are part of the problem?
My pension is small - and I have never had the luxury of golden handshakes
or redundancy payments to soften my later years.
AFTER big increases in councillors' allowances, now comes golden handshakes
for veteran members, pensions and carers' allowances.
Now all salaries, bonuses and golden handshakes
will be properly scrutinised.
So on behalf of the taxpayers who have kept all five in fine style, I suggest they donate their golden handshakes
to a charity in Wales.
ONE of Ireland's top companies is giving out golden handshakes
of up to pounds 100,000 in one of the biggest redundancy deals of its kind.
Union chiefs secretly voted themselves golden handshakes
worth up to pounds 450,000 each, it was revealed last night.