Coronavirus, Albanian MPs’ salaries are halved

schedule11:29 - 2 Prill, 2020

schedule 11:29 - 2 Prill, 2020

Members of the Assembly will receive a halved salary for three months due to the situation created by the coronavirus. The decision was taken by the last meeting of the Bureau of the Assembly.

This was decided in the context of measures to facilitate the situation created by the coronavirus COVID-19, in solidarity with citizens and businesses affected by coronavirus prohibition measures.

In this context, the Speaker of Parliament addressed a letter to the thirty heads of constitutional and statutory institutions to take the same initiative, to halve their salary for a three-month period./abcnews.al