Shehayyeb meets Kanaan over trash crisis

NNA – Minister of Agriculture, Akram Shehayyeb, met on Tuesday with MP Ibrahim Kanaan, to follow up on recent developments relevant to the trash crisis, in light of a fresh meeting for the Finance and Budget House committee.

A statement by Shehayyeb’s press office indicated that during the meeting, both sides confirmed “that nobody seeks to leave trash on streets.”

“Therefore, more positive ideas have been crystallized,” the statement added.

Talks mainly focused on solutions based upon decentralization, so that municipalities should assume their role in that respect.