HAJJ HASSAN DISCUSSES WITH NAJARI EXCHANGE BETWEEN LEBANON, EGYPT

Minister of Industry Hussein Hajj Hassan met on Thursday the Egyptian Ambassador, Nazih Al-Najari, with whom he discussed economic and trade relations between the two countries.

In the wake of the meeting, the Egyptian ambassador said “The emphasis was placed on the reciprocal relations between Lebanon and Egypt, especially in the marble sector. There are a number of issues that have been agreed upon that require follow-up, and we are interested in pursuing the progress of what has been agreed upon in the interest of both countries.”

Minister Hassan, in turn, said “I was honored to meet with the Egyptian ambassador as we discussed trade issues related to import and export of a number of commodities, including marble. We also discussed a number of proposals concerning intra-regional trade with other countries, and went over the political situation in the region.”

Source: National News Agency