Illegal state hires could number 15,000: MPs

in english/The Daily Star/عناوين الصحف

Roughly 15,000 state employees may have been hired illegally, MPs announced Wednesday – the largest, most startling number yet in a burgeoning scandal over government hiring. After a hearing of Parliament’s Finance and Budget Committee Wednesday, committee chair MP Ibrahim Kanaan announced the latest figures. “We found there are 15,200 employees and contractors who were employed or contracted outside the employment classification framework,” he said…

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