Almost 1.5 bln soms from the budget were spent on salaries in August. Such data were voiced by the Ministry of Finance of Kyrgyzstan.
According to it, all expenses of the republican budget amounted to 9, 643, 439.3 billion soms. At least 1, 475, 310,9 billion soms of the sum have been spent on salaries of the state employees, 1,437, 624.4 - on payment of social security benefits, 547, 343.7 soms- on social assistance to the population.
The Ministry of Education and Science has the biggest salary costs - 440.1 million soms. But the same money- 42.6 million soms -were spent on payment of wages to employees of the Parliament, including MPs, and doctors.