Daily News Briefing September 8

In today’s episode, health minister has given the state health services organisation (Okypy) ten days to smooth out the problems regarding long waits in A&E departments in state hospitals. In other news, lawmakers reviewed various ways in which electricity bills might be reduced after August dues shot up by 38 per cent, while yesterday over 45,000 high school pupils returned to school under strict measures to combat Covid-19. All this and much more in today’s briefing.