JANUARY 14, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Mohammed Badreddine Zayed, said that the Lebanese-Egyptian relations are deeply entrenched, pointing out that great facilities are provided regarding the granting of visas to the Lebanese brethrens, both in terms of procedures, or the time required for visa issuance.
Ambassador Zayed’s fresh words on Wednesday came during a press conference he held at noon, to announce the details of the “Lebanese Egyptian Business Forum” to be taking place mid February.
The senior envoy disclosed the existence of a strong will to push forward the economic and trade relations between Egypt and Lebanon, noting that the Business Forum constitutes an important step in this regard.
Zayed hailed the particular deeply-rooted cultural and popular ties between Lebanon and Egypt, stressing the need for further bolstering economic relations, with the Lebanese investments in Egypt rating the fourteenth among the largest foreign investments in Egypt.
SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY- LEBANON