(Corrected) Berri welcomes Zahra, receives call from Palestinian President

JANUARY 16, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Speaker of the House, Nabih Berri, on Friday met at Ain-el-Tineh with MPs Antoine Zahra and Elie Keiruz, with whom he discussed the current general situation.

Talks also touched on the current quandary over Casino du Liban, as well as on the necessity to grant employees at the facility full-time jobs.

Berri later welcomed Lebanese Central Bank Governor, Riad Salameh, over the current financial and monetary situation in the country.

Separately, he received a phone call from Palestinian President, Mahmoud Abbas, who informed him of the outcome of his recent visit to Paris and Cairo.