Madbouli stresses Egypt’s full support for Lebanon as Arab Economic Forum kicks off

Madbouli stresses Egypt’s full support for Lebanon as Arab Economic Forum kicks off

Egyptian Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli underlined Egypt’s support for Lebanon in confronting challenges besetting it.

During a meeting in Beirut early Thursday with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad el Hariri, Madbouli conveyed President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s greetings to the Lebanese leadership and people.

The talks tackled a host of issues of mutual concern, especially political and economic issues, as well as the latest developments in the Middle East.

Hariri asked about the progress which Egypt realized in the electricity sector, Egyptian Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker expounded the achievements Egypt attained in this sector.

The premiers will open the Arab Economic Forum after the talks. Egypt is the guest of honor of the event.

Source: State Information Service Egypt