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Govt. Approves Contributions to Private Free Schools, Wheat Farmers

Finance Minister Ghazi Wazni signed on Tuesday a draft decision to grant financial contributions for private free schools for the 2015-2016 academic year in various Lebanese governorates, the National News Agency reported on Tuesday.

The value is estimated at LBP 69,098,400,000, said NNA.

Wazni also also approved paying compensations to wheat and barley farmers for the 2018-2019 season at a value of LBP 11 billion.

Lebanon is battling its worst economic and financial crises in decades that saw many sectors badly stricken, including its educational sector.

Source: Naharnet


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