Yishai: Deal reached on extra NIS 300m. for firefighters

Interior Minister Eli Yishai on Thursday said he had reached an agreement with Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz and the head of the Prime Minister's Office, Eyal Gabai, on providing millions of shekels to rehabilitate the country's firefighting system.
Yishai said the government would prepare a plan to rehabilitate the system, and that it could be passed in January.
The plan includes improvements in fire fighting equipment and an increase of  of NIS 300 in the budget million for the Fire Services.