YEMEN Press Agency

President directs paying half of salary to state staff before Eid al-Fitr

SANAA, June 8 (YPA) – President of the Supreme Political Council Mahdi al-Mashat directed Finance Ministry to make more efforts to collect revenues to be able to pay a half of salary to the state employees before Eid al-Fitr.

During his meeting on Thursday with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Dr. Hussein Maqbouli, al-Mashat stressed the need to work during the current phase to resolve outstanding issues with the private sector in accordance with the law.

The meeting discussed possible alternatives to confront the aggression coalition plans and its economic war on the country, which aims to destroy the fundamentals of the national economy.

The president praised the ministry’s efforts and its role in enhancing the economic performance and prices stability.