The parliament speaker and some MPs accused the government of politically manipulating the budget implementation.
Economists say that the decrease of development projects would affect the job opportunities in the country.
The estimated budget for the fiscal year 1400 is over 473 billion Afs (nearly $6 billion).
Speaking at a graduation ceremony, the deputy foreign minister said that a society without knowledge is “dark”.
Marking two months since Hamas' attack, the start of the Jewish festival of Hanukkah was a solemn moment for many in Israel.