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Council of Ministers
As a strategic partner, IDAL sponsored the Smartex Conference and Exhibition, which was inaugurated under the patronage of Minister of Telecommunications Mr. Gamal Al Jarrah. In his speech during the opening ceremony, IDAL`s Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani focused on the importance of the ICT sector and its role in contributing to the development of the productive sectors. He also tackled innovation and entrepreneurship and the role of young people in launching creative ideas and turning these ideas into projects.
A Swedish businessmen delegation visited the Chairman of IDAL Eng. Nabil Itani to explore the investment and business climate in Lebanon. Eng. Itani said that Lebanon is endowed with many advantages that enable it to play a key role in the Middle East as a hub for business from which foreign companies can penetrate regional countries. The Swedish delegation considered that the openness of Lebanon is an important foundation that contributes to strengthening economic relations, especially investments between the two countries.
IDAL participated at the fourth edition of the Lebanese Diaspora Energy (LDE) conference organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants. During his intervention, IDAL`s Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani declared that Lebanon still enjoys many competitive advantages which contribute in maintaining an attractive investment climate. He called the expatriates to invest in Lebanon and benefit from its advantages and opportunities, strengthen Lebanon's foreign trade, take advantage of the potential and services provided by Lebanese institutions and forge real productive partnerships between foreign and Lebanese institutions.
During the 25th Arab Economic Forum, the Al-Iktissad Wal-Aamal Group honored the Investment Development Authority of Lebanon as a permanent partner in the forum. IDAL`s Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani said that this honoring is a tribute to IDAL for the efforts exerted to carry on its tasks, in terms of promoting Lebanon as a viable investment destination in the region, and supporting the productive sectors through the promotion of their exports.