Prime Minister Imad Khamis affirmed that combating all forms of corruption is one of the top priorities of the Syrian government, adding that citizens should also shoulder their responsibilities in the fight.
Khamis indicated that the government's economic team meets weekly to discuss means of improving and enhancing living and economic conditions of citizens, as well as the distribution of resources.
He added that work is underway for setting up a regulatory mechanism for providing import licenses to combat monopolies and to import what is required for restoring factory production, developing the agricultural sector and providing the basic needs of the citizens.
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