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Boustani says more electricity rationing in summer, despite apparent increase in funding to ministry

Energy Minister Nada Boustani tours Beirut's southern suburbs during a visit focused on cracking down on electricity theft, June 1, 2019. (The Daily Star/Nada Boustani Twitter)

This article was amended on Friday, June 14 2019

This article previously stated that the 2018 budget allocated $270.5 million to the Energy Ministry. In fact, it apportioned the ministry $217.5 million. The Daily Star regrets the error.




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