Khalil: Salary scale approval is State's duty

NNA – Minister of Finance, Ali Hassan Khalil, said that it is the State’s duty to approve the salary scale, noting that the approval of the budget can lead to the wage scale approval, and that is one of the challenges that Lebanon is facing.

Minister khalil reiterated that the Liberation and Development bloc and their allies have presented the budget and the salary scale issue to the Parliament in order to become a law ready for implementation.

“Salary scale is a focal point that must be achieved amongst a number of reforms which includes developmental and social benefits,” the Minister went on during a funeral ceremony in South of Lebanon.

He added that Lebanon was still in the eye of the storm,”regardless of the stability that are currently witnessing.”

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