Pharaon tackles preparations for ski season

JANUARY 9, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON)Tourism Minister, Michel Pharaon discussed this Friday with officials from the ski resorts, heads of municipalities and representatives of the Ministries of Interior and Public Works the preparations for launching of the ski season.

After the meeting, Pharaon assured that “the ski season will begin this weekend (Saturday and Sunday). The Interior Ministry said it was ready to open blocked roads and ensure the necessary factors of success for this season.”

“The skiing season in Lebanon is important. It is one of Lebanon’s tourist attractions. We hope it would be successful. We invite tourists to come to Lebanon and we call on the Lebanese to practice this sport,” he concluded.