Cabinet decides to transfer USD 1 million to turn back truck drivers

APRIL 21, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Acting Information Minister Sejaan Azzi on Tuesday said that the cabinet decided today to transfer USD one million to the High Relief Committee to help turn back the arrested truck drivers to the country.

The cabinet convened today, with Azzi reading the outcome of its session.

Azzi said that the cabinet will hold a session on Thursday to follow up on the files relevant to the financial budget and the salary scale.

He also said that the cabinet approved on Education Minister Elias Bou Saab’s decision to close off schools on April 24.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON