Council of Ministers approves extending contract of mobile operators till end of 2015

APRIL 29, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Council of Ministers convened in session on Wednesday under the chairmanship of Prime Minister, Tammam Salam, and approved a number of items on its agenda, including the extension of the two Lebanese mobile operators till the end of 2015.

In the wake of the cabinet’s 3.5 hour meeting, Information Minister Ramzi Jreij, relayed the Prime Minister’s insistence that a Lebanese President be elected as soon as possible, fearing the grave repercussions of Presidential void on the state’s institutions.

Jreij also relayed the Prime Minister’s well-wishes to the Lebanese marking Labor day, hoping the situation at the local scene will become more suitable for labourers to aptly perform their jobs.