September 2011
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);9/8/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5170, p2
The article reports on the approval of a controversial bill in Lebanon on September 7, 2011 for the restoration of the nation's electric supply system. It says that the bill's approval was considered as a boost to the vulnerable government of Prime Minister Najib Mikati. Moreover, Electricity Minister Gibran Bassil, who proposed the bill, was accused by opposition critics of seeking sole control over the effort and its finances.


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