Hasbani briefs Foreign Affairs Committee on international funding project for health sector

Wed 12 Sep 2018 at 14:58 Economy

NNA - Deputy Prime Minister, Caretaker Public Health Minister, Ghassan Hasbani, attended on Wednesday the meeting of the House Committee for Foreign Affairs, chaired by MP Yassine Jaber.


Minister Hasbani outlined the details of the law designed to authorize international funding by the World Bank and the Islamic Development Bank for the health sector in Lebanon, including primary health care centers up and down the country.


This also includes the improvement of government-run hospitals


The parliamentary committee approved the bill.


The outgoing Minister wished that the law would be submitted soon to the General Assembly for ratification, to be put into effect in 2019.


=================== Lina Younis

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