Details of this year’s LD 68.5 billion are expected to be published in the next couple of days NTC spokesman Mohamed . . .[restrict]Al-Hareizi has told Libya Herald. It was earlier announced that it would be published on Monday.
The budget was approved at a meeting the NTC on Sunday. The biggest in Libya’s history, it was drawn up and approved by the cabinet on February 29.
In a TV interview last Friday NTC chairman Mustafa Abdul Jalil said the government had to move more quickly in implementing policy programs, in particular by providing support for local councils. However, on Saturday, he said that the NTC’s acceptance of the budget showed that it was fully supportive of the government’s programme. [/restrict]