Home / MENA / Lebanon passes disputed tax hikes to fund public sector pay rise

Lebanon passes disputed tax hikes to fund public sector pay rise

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon's parliament approved contentious taxes needed to finance a public sector pay rise on Monday and Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri warned the alternative was a collapse of the Lebanese pound in six months.
Original Article

Check Also

Lebanon’s Hariri arrives in Paris for talks with Macron

PARIS (Reuters) - Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri arrived in Paris on Saturday for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron, a statement from Hariri's press office said.