Minister of Economy and trade received this morning in the presence of the General Director of Ministry of Economy, Ms. Alia Abbas a delegation of the syndicate of gas filling companies headed by President Antoine Yammine that conveyed the conditions of gas filling plant and the difficulties they face.
At the end of the visit, Yammine said: “we conveyed to his excellency the problems of the sector on which around five hundred Lebanese family depends, in particular the problems resulting from the illegal gas distributing systems as well as the weight fraud. We demanded him fairness and our rights in terms of prices schedules especially that we hope to have all our rights with the beginning of this new Presidency working hard to fight corruption”.
Later on at noon, Minister Economy Khoury received Romanian Ambassador, Victor Marcia, in a protocol visit and discussed with him bilateral economic ties and means of boosting them.
Discussions also considered the necessity to activate and strengthen the Lebanese Romanian business council to boost the exchange between the two countries and implement joint projects in the future.