Parliament approved by majority, the government’s loan payment suspension bill, with a number of amendments.
The bill calls for the suspension of all loan payments and interest on loans for individuals, the self-employed and businesses for a period of 9 months.
Loan payments are now suspended until December 31 2020.
A total of 31 MPs voted in favour and 24 against.
The moratorium on loan instalments aims to bolster households and businesses battered by the...