Seychelles’ public services workers to get 5 percent raise; new prescription fee to be implemented

Public service workers will see a five percent increase in their basic wages in the third quarter of 2019, the minster of finance announced Monday. 

Meanwhile, the government plans to introduce a prescription fee within the public health service.

Those announcements came Monday during the national budget presentation by Maurice Loustau-Lalanne, the Minister of Finance, Trade, Investment and Economic Planning.

Loustau-Lalanne presented the proposed national budget of nearly SCR8….
Source: Seychelles News Agency