| 15 April 2024, Monday |

Figures don’t simulate people’s suffering

Finance Minister Youssef Al-Khalil has prepared a decree to increase wages in the private sector by 600,000 pounds and to increase the transportation allowance up to 95,000 pounds, and he will send it to the Shura Council to express an opinion on its legality, then it will be signed. There is information that indicates an agreement with the Prime Minister and some kind of consultations with the Republican Palace in order to expedite the signing of the decree without the need for a cabinet.

To highlight this file, Professor Maroun Khater, researcher in financial and economic affairs, joined by phone.


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