Presidency of the
Council of Ministers
IDAL`s Chairman Eng. Nabil Itani welcomed today the Minister of State for Technology, Adel Afiouni. They held a meeting to discuss the cooperation in developing a common vision for the ICT sector. Itani said the sector grew by 7 percent between 2014 and 2016, while the expected growth rate between 2016 and 2019 is estimated at 10 percent. He stressed that the development of this sector enhances Lebanon's position as a technology hub in the Middle East. For his part, Minister Afiouni declared that cooperation with IDAL is a key factor in the development and implementation of ambitious plans to support the ICT sector and move towards a knowledge economy.