Cabinet approves pay rise for employees
Friday، 30 December 2016 - 12:00 PM
The Cabinet, under Prime Minister Sherif Ismail, approved on Thursday 29/12/2016 a bill granting a 10-percent monthly pay rise to employees, who are not listed in the Civil Service Law starting as of July, 1, 2016.
This bonus will be received by workers at local administration units, general economic and services authorities, public sector companies and public business sector.
Also, the Cabinet discussed a report submitted by the health minister about the outcome of meetings with local and global pharmaceutical companies and agreed on proposals for new prices of medicines.
The Cabinet approved a draft regarding a memorandum of understanding, which was signed by Egypt and South Sudan in Juba in November on an Egyptian grant to establish four facilities to collect rain water to provide potable water in some areas in South Sudan.