Hajj Hassan, Egyptian Ambassador discuss trade ties

FEBRUARY 24, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Minister of Industry, Hussein Hajj Hassan, received on Tuesday the Egyptian ambassador to Lebanon, Mohammad Badreddine Zayed, who said on emerging that “the meeting focused on ways to strengthen bilateral economic and trade relations.”

The Minister for his part stressed the importance of “strengthening the Arab common work against political and security challenges, including the fight against terrorism in most Arab countries.”

“We discussed the economic Arab situation, including trade and economic exchange between the Arab countries, especially between Lebanon and Egypt. Decisions are required to consolidate this inter-exchange, which is the basis of the common economic development,” Hajj Hassan concluded.

SOURCE: National News Agency- Lebanon