Bou Saab, interlocutors tackle educational affairs

FEBRUARY 19, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) National Education and Higher Education Minister, Elias Bou Saab, met on Thursday with Trade and Economy Minister, Alan Hakim, where they discussed an array od educational issues, notably the standing item pertaining to the open examinations for the appointment of secondary school teachers.

Minister Bou Saab also met with the Australian Ambassador to Lebanon, Glenn Miles, with talks between the pair dwelling on means of bolstering bilateral educational and university relations, as well as education for the Syrian refugees.

Bou Saab then held respective meetings with Private Schools’ Teachers’ Syndicate, and Vocational and Technical Education Instructors’ League. Talks reportedly dwelt on relevant educational and syndical demands.