Presidency of the
Council of Ministers
Represented by its Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani, IDAL participated at the Lebanese Diaspora Energy Conference organized in New York by the Lebanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs on September 16-17, 2016. Eng. Itani had an intervention during the "Investment, Diversity and Economic Growth" session in which he stressed the need to strengthen ties with Lebanese communities for the benefit of the Lebanese economy. He also mentioned the promising sectors promoted by "IDAL" and enjoying readiness for growth. The head of the Lebanese International Business Council Dr. Nassib Fawaz hosted a dinner in Dearborn in honor of Eng. Itani, who met with a number of expatriates and businessmen of Lebanese origins.
On the occasion of the Kempinski Summerland Resort opening, the Chairman of IDAL Engineer Nabil Itani toured the resort components, accompanied by the Chairman Mr. Salah Fostok. Itani said after the tour, that this rich legacy project will provide more added- value to the hotel sector, particularly after the renovation and expansion process, stating that it reflects the spirit of Lebanon and its lifestyle. Fostok, from his part, announced that the works lasted for six years, hoping that this resort will bring novelty to the tourism sector.
The Chairman of IDAL Eng. Nabil Itani, welcomed the Brazilian ambassador in Lebanon George Kadri accompanied by the Dubai Chief executive officer of APEX Caren Jones. Discussions tackled the enhancement of bilateral economic relations between Lebanon and Brazil. Itani highlighted the importance of the Lebanese community's role in Brazil in terms of promoting economic and investment relations in particular, pointing out that Lebanon has all the advantages to play a key role in the Middle East region, serving as a hub to the foreign companies to reach the region.
The Chairman of IDAL Eng. Nabil Itani took part at the Chouf Business Expo organized between September 1 and 4 in Baakline. In his word, Itani stressed the importance of the Chouf region which is bursting with promising investment opportunities, especially in the agrofood industry, tourism, technology and crafts. He called upon the adoption of policies and strategies that will create a suitable environment for the establishment of new projects and the development of existing ones.