Honduras: State Near Financial Collapse
Friday, October 4, 2013
In various departments state officials are owed wages, and at the same time there is increasing pressure from others to be granted increases in their salaries.
Among the sectors that have been affected are employees in the Health department, the Honduran Telecommunications Company (Hondutel), the Public Ministry and the National Police.

For example, the Ministry of Health owes $3.5 million to 672 doctors on contracts nationwide, most have not been paid since January. Another nearly $5 million is owed to nurses and assistants in back wages and some shifts.

In addition, it is rumored that Hondutel accounts have already been foreclosed, meaning that there are no resources for fuel nor wages paid to its employees.
Source:prensa-latina.cu
Source:prensa-latina.cu
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