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Agreement on disputed proposals to overhaul welfare system reached

Bahrain News
Thu, 12 Jul 2018
By Mohammed Al A'Ali



An agreement has been reached between legislators on two of the three disputed proposals to overhaul the social welfare system.
They also agreed to include a fourth category to the anti-inflation allowance and keep the housing allowance at BD100 a month rather than drop to BD50 for those living with their parents.
However, a debate is still continuing on social allowance to pensioners.
For more details read tomorrow's GDN