Since the beginning of COVID-19 outbreak, the government revenues have dropped to an all-time low.
In response to the outbreak, the government has imposed several cut back on expenses and slash in salaries. In response to this finance ministry has also asked several government offices not to give any additional allowances to after the slashes on there current allowance.
Even with this implementation on cost cuts, the finance ministry has come out with a new regulation on hiring new employees to all government offices and agencies. The ministry has asked not to hire additional staff without the permission of the ministry.
According to sources, it has been noted the government plans to several more cutbacks as situation worsen due to COVID-19.