Presidency of the
Council of Ministers
In the framework of supporting the promotion and the marketing of Lebanese agrofood industries, the Chairman of IDAL Eng. Nabil Itani, delivered a check of the approved amount covering IDAL’s contribution at the Lebanese pavilion at Fancy Food Show and Anuga to the President of the Syndicate of the Lebanese Food Industrialists (SLFI) Mr. Ahmed Hoteit. Eng. Itani said that this sector is very promising and must be provided with means of support, in order to help in the promotion of its production abroad and access new markets. He noted that this sector boosts many advantages enabling it to constitute 2.6% of the GDP. Hoteit explained that the support allows the participation of a bigger number of Lebanese exhibitors to market their products as well as promote the name of Lebanon as a leading producer.
IDAL participated at the launch of the Nahr Ibrahim Industrial Zone (NIIR), a project of Sakr Real Estate Company, spreading over 100,000 square meters. The Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani stressed the importance of establishing industrial and free zones based on mobilizing efficient and specialized human resources, encouraging entrepreneurship and investing in regional potential. He stressed the importance of disseminating and consolidating the industrial cities culture.
IDAL participated at the Invest ın Bahraın Forum (IIBF) and World Entrepreneurs Investment Forum 2017 (WEIF) held in Manama on 31 October 2017. The chairman Eng. Nabil Itani, delivered a speech during the Maritime-Continental Silk Road (One Belt One Road for Development) session. He announced that IDAL is looking forward to play a pivotal role in the “One Belt One Road” initiative.