Cabinet tasks Shehayeb to follow up on truckers’ affairs with Saudi, Jordanian embassies

APRIL 8, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Minister of Information, Ramzi Jreij, on Wednesday told reporters following a session for the Cabinet that the ministerial council had tasked Minister of Agriculture, Akram Shehayeb, with conducting necessary contacts with the embassies of Saudi Arabia and Jordan to follow up on the issue of Lebanese truckers at the Syrian-Jordanian borders.

Jreij later on read out the Cabinet’s decisions, among which the appointment of Firas Rabih al-Abyad as a chairman of Rafic Hariri University Governmental Hospital, and the appointment of the members of the Exclusive Economic Zone in Tripoli under the chairmanship of former minister Rayya Hassan.

SOURCE: National News Agency- Lebanon