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Sep 19

Fenianos chairs meeting at Beirut airport: To provide facilitation for patients, people with special needs

Fenianos chairs meeting at Beirut airport: To provide facilitation for patients, people with special needs

NNA - Minister of Public Works and Transportation, Youssef Fenianos, chaired a meeting today at the General Directorate of Civil Aviation at Rafic Hariri International Airport - Beirut with Ogero Director General and ranking dignitaries.

Fenianos"...

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Sep 19

Hariri to Partake in Public Investment Forum in Riyadh

Hariri to Partake in Public Investment Forum in Riyadh

Prime Minister Saad Hariri received an invitation from Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz to partake in the third edition of the ‘Future Investment Initiative’ organised by the Public Investment Fund that will take place in Riyadh from 29-31 October.

Hariri"...

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Sep 18

Hariri Meets CESE Head, Italian Ambassador

Hariri Meets CESE Head, Italian Ambassador

Prime Minister Saad Hariri met at the Grand Serail on Tuesday with President of the French Economic, Social and Environmental Council CESE, Patrick Bernasconi, accompanied by the French Ambassador Bruno Foucher, in the presence of President of the Economic and Social Council CES Charles"...

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Sep 16

Hariri Visits Jumblat, Stresses Need to Counter Economic Slowdown

Hariri Visits Jumblat, Stresses Need to Counter Economic Slowdown

Prime Minister Saad Hariri visited Head of the Progressive Socialist Party ex-MP Walid Jumblat at the latter’s residence in Clemenceau, in the presence of Minister Wael Abou Faour and former Minister Ghattas Khoury.

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Sep 10

U.S. State Dept. Official Begins Lebanon Visit by Meeting Hariri

U.S. State Dept. Official Begins Lebanon Visit by Meeting Hariri

Prime Minister Saad Hariri met Monday evening at the Center House with the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker, who was accompanied by the U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon Elizabeth Richard.

The"...

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Sep 08

Macron Contacts Hariri, Praises 'Progress' Paving for CEDRE

Macron Contacts Hariri, Praises 'Progress' Paving for CEDRE

Prime Minister Saad Hariri received on Friday a telephone call from French President Emmanuel Macron who expressed satisfaction with the progress accomplished by Lebanon towards launching the CEDRE investment projects during the meeting of French envoy Pierre Duquesne with Hariri, the Premier’s"...

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Sep 04

Khalil, Duquesne talk CEDRE conference

Khalil, Duquesne talk CEDRE conference

NNA - Minister of Finance, Ali Hassan Khalil, received Tuesday French inter-ministerial delegate for the Mediterranean, Pierre Duquesne, tasked with following up on CEDRE conference.

Following the meeting, the French diplomat indicated that he discussed with his host the 2019"...

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Sep 03

Lebanon announces 'state of economic emergency'

Lebanon announces 'state of economic emergency'

Beirut, Sep. 2 (Petra) -- Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Harairi Monday said that the Lebanese Council of Ministers had approved the announcement of a 'state of economic emergency,' while continuing with the exchange rate policy of the Lebanese pound.

Following a meeting"...

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Aug 28

Sfeir Assures Hariri on ‘Stability’ of Lebanon’s Economic, Financial System

Sfeir Assures Hariri on ‘Stability’ of Lebanon’s Economic, Financial System

Prime Minister Saad Hariri held talks with Salim Sfeir, the chairman of the Association of Banks in Lebanon who assured the Premier on the stability of Lebanon’s monetary and economic system after the latest credit rating downgrade, VDL (100.5) radio station said on Tuesday.

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Aug 28

Govt. Agrees Sites of 3 Waste Incinerators, Says May 'Impose' Landfills

Govt. Agrees Sites of 3 Waste Incinerators, Says May 'Impose' Landfills

The Cabinet on Tuesday approved most of the points of the new waste management plan as an agreement was reached on setting up three incinerators in various locations, a minister said.

“A committee will be"...

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