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PETROTRIN yesterday transferred $50 million to commercial banks to fulfill its commitment to pay all former non-permanent workers outstanding backpay for the period 2011 to 2018.

Some 2,069 individuals will benefit from the payout, the company said in a statement.

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A team from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) worked diligently during the past several weeks to ensure the company met its commitment to pay workers by January 15, it stated.

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