Hakim tackles developments with Egypt’s ambassador

JANUARY 9, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON)Trade and Economy Minister, Alain Hakim, on Friday met with Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Mohammad Badreddine Zayed, with talks between the pair reportedly touching on bilateral economic relations between Lebanon and Egypt.

Both sides stressed the strongly existing ties between both countries, which are “a natural reflection their good political relations.”

The Egyptian diplomat extended an invitation to Hakim to inaugurate a conference for Lebanese and Egyptian businessmen.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY- LEBANON