Presidency of the
Council of Ministers
IDAL`s Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani, handed over the Package Deal Contract to the Sunset project. He declared that the tourism sector remains the most attractive for projects and investments, enjoying a great potential for growth and expansion based on Lebanon`s advantages in the field of hospitality. The SUNSET project is a tourist complex in Ramlet Al-Bayda with an investment value of USD 37.2 million, providing 230 direct job opportunities upon completion.
IDAL organized a workshop on Intellectual Property Rights at the Business Support Unit. The workshop was delivered by Mr Wissam El Amil, Head of the Intellectual Property Unit at the Ministry of Economy and Trade. Chairman Nabil Itani welcomed participants on behalf of IDAL along with our Lebanese Ambassador to Canada Fadi Ziadeh who briefed the audience of the upcoming LDE in Montreal in September which will have a special emphasis on startups.
IDAL`s Chairman Nabil Itani met with the Lebanese ambassador to Canada Fadi Ziadeh who invited IDAL to be a main partner at LDE youth that will take place in Montreal on Sept 15-16, an event organized in parallel with the Diaspora conference but will be targeting startups, accelerators and incubators.
Being established upon its proposal, IDAL sponsored the launching of the first phase of the Special economic zone projects in the Iklim Al Kharoub region. Chairman Nabil Itani said that the authority is working to spread the the specialized economic zones culture (One Cluster One Product) to all Lebanese regions. The institutions related to a certain production are grouped together in one place to deliver one product bearing the identity of the region in which it is famous and linked geographically to it.