Thursday, April 2, 2009

League of Arab states to give Comoros US$2m monthly

The League of Arab states will give the Comoros a finan cial aid amounting to US$2 million on a monthly basis over the next one year, an official source told PANA here Thursday.

"This aid is seen as a windfall and will help the country (to) pay civil servant s on a regular basis and support vital social services," the source said.

"We must see how to use this money the best way possible," Foreign Minister of t he Comoros, Ahmed Ben Said Jaffar, said.