Egyptian-Lebanese Business Forum kicks off Today

Egyptian Minister of Industry and Trade Mounir Fakhry Abdel will be opening today Egyptian-Lebanese Business Forum in Beirut.

A number of Egyptian business associations which will take part in the Forum including Federation of Egyptian Chambers of Commerce and Federation of Egyptian Industries in addition to Egyptian Lebanese Businessmen Friendship Association.

This forum is a great opportunity for holding private sector partnership between the two countries along with challenges and obstacles which hinder trade and investment between Egypt and Lebanon, Abdel Nour asserted.

Abdel Nour will hold meetings with senior officials of the Lebanese government, led by Tammam Salam Lebanon’s Prime Minister in order to review trade and economic cooperation development between the two countries and activate the joint trade agreements so as to increase intra-regional trade movement.