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Libyan Newswire

GNA Acting Minister of Education Announces End of Strike and Start of School Year

Tripoli-The Member of Presidency Council, Acting Minister of Education Mohamed Emary Zayed has announced start of school year 2019/2020 on Sunday, thus ending a strike by teachers over pay rise. Zayed said at a press conference here on Wednesday that a meeting had been held and attended by education controllers in the municipalities and representatives of syndicates. During the meeting the participants listened to the demands of the strikers and exchanged viewpoints on how to tackle these problems with least costs, he said. Zayed apologized to teachers and said serious debate has been kicked off on restructuring the salary system of state employees to achieve equality and fairness.

Source: Libya News Agency