Presidency of the
Council of Ministers
IDAL`s Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani and the Pakistani ambassador to Lebanon Najeeb Durrani discussed ways of cooperation through promoting of investment opportunities in the two countries, instigating mutual initiatives and exchanging of technical and practical expertise in this field. Itani had received Ambassador Durrani in his office this afternoon, accompanied by Deputy Head of Mission Ishtiyak Ahmad Akil.
Chairman Nabil Itani presided over an industrial stakeholders' meeting organized by IDAL to get feedback from Lebanese industrialists on suggested reforms and programs to enhance exports and investments in the sector.
The industrialists were represented by Dr. Fadi Gemayel, President of the Association of Lebanese Industrialists.
Chairman of IDAL Mr. Nabil Itani inaugurated the Lebanese pavilion at the Fruit Logistica exhibition which is held in Germany between 6 and 8 February in the presence of Lebanese Ambassador Mr. Mostafa Adib.
The Lebanese pavilion at Fruit Logistica falls under the unconditional and full support of IDAL to the productive sectors, including the agricultural sector. The Lebanese agricultural scene is bursting with many promising opportunities and potential and is showing readiness for growth, especially that there are many sectors that are still unexploited.
IDAL sponsored the "Arab Private Sector Forum" organized by the Federation of Arab Chambers of Commerce on the sidelines of the Arab Economic Summit. The Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani said that the regional turmoil and instability affected the region ability of attracting investments. Investment inflows to the Arab countries during the past ten years fell by 65%. Despite this, Eng. Itani assures that the region has many economic assets that enable it to develop internal solutions and face challenges.