Court Backlogs to be Addressed, Reduced to 25% by 2022

A new five-year plan aims to help with the problem in the judiciary. More than half of delays in the court system are caused by backlogs in preliminary investigations. The unreliable system has resulted is often cited as a deterrent to foreign investors. The National Economic and Development Authority wants to chip in and would include in its development plan a program to reduce backlogs to 50% this year, before eventually falling…

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