Ministries of health, finance, and economy discuss economic impact of COVID-19

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Ministries of health, finance, and economy discuss economic impact of COVID-19

March 31, 2020 - 14:17
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Minister of Health, Ahmed bin Omar discussed with Finance Minister, Faraj Boumtari and Minister of Economy, Ali Al-Issawi, the much-needed financial measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic.

The meeting dealt with the economic impact of coronavirus and the efforts of the finance and economy ministries to mitigate the situation, the Ministry of Health stated on Facebook.

Bin Omar stressed that the crisis would have negative consequences at the national and individual levels, stressing that the situation goes beyond the capabilities of the Ministry of Health and requires the collaboration of all ministries and sectors.