Zaiter discusses public transport project with World Bank delegation

FEBRUARY 17, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Minister of Public Works and Transportation, Ghazi Zaiter, met on Tuesday with delegation from the World Bank, headed by Dr. Ziad Al-Nikat.

The meeting touched the ongoing launch of a public transport project within Greater Beirut district, including rapid transport on the coastal line which constitutes an integrated transport service that caters to all areas within Greater Beirut region and connect them with provincial centers in the North-South-Bakaa- as a project to be implemented in another phase.

Zaiter expressed the need to speed up the preparation of preliminary studies to launch the project as soon as possible.