Damascus, SANA- The Cabinet discussed on Sunday the available options for supporting the poultry sector, including subsidizing feed and providing funding.
During its weekly session chaired by Prime Minister Hussein Arnous on Sunday, the Cabinet discussed a draft law on exempting investors or tenants from rents or similar fees entailed for the use of properties belonging to the state during the period from 15/3/2011 until the end of 2019.
The Cabinet called on the Internal Trade Ministry to work towards reducing crowding at bread retail outlets and Syrian Trading establishment branches.
The Cabinet also called for strict enforcement of wearing face masks for employees at state establishments, as well as ensuring the production of the necessary amounts of masks made according to the specifications approved by the Health Ministry.
The Cabinet also said that facilitations will be provided regarding the payment for PCR tests for people wishing to travel abroad.
The Health Minster briefed the Cabinet about the additional measures being taken to boost the readiness of the health sector, saying that 375 additional respirators have been distributed among the public hospitals, and more measures have been taken to ensure the safety of medical staff.
Hybah Sleman / Hazem Sabbagh