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Chairman of IDAL, Mr. Nabil Itani, participated in a panel on "Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Agriculture, Industry and Energy sectors" at the 17th Conference for Arab Business Owners and Investors in Abu Dhabi.
Mr. Itani stressed on the importance of creating new jobs for the Arab youth and embrace innovation especially in the Agriculture sector in order to decrease the food gap. The need in the Arab world for Agriculture investments amount alone to 81 Million USD.
IDAL participated as a co-organizer in the 2nd Lebanese - Egyptian Business Forum held in Cairo on November 10, 2015. The “Opportunities of developing trade, investment and services between Egypt and Lebanon” session was chaired by IDAL`s Chairman Nabil Itani , who declared that Lebanon is ranked 15th among 150 countries investing in Egypt, with investments totaling to USD 3.7 billion.
Within its efforts to set a national initiative to attract Lebanese expatriates investments, IDAL received a delegation from the MIEUX program, which will provide technical advice and expertise on linking between diaspora and local development.
The delegation comprised an expert from the European Union, Mr. George Portugal (Portuguese presidential advisor and member of the emigrant Council), Mrs. Thelma Harris of Connect Ireland, and Mr. Noisad Hodewala of MIEUX program.