Minister of Finance, Ali Hassan Khalil, on Monday welcomed European Union Ambassador to Lebanon Christina Lassen, and EU Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations Director General Michael Kohler.

Talks reportedly focused on an array of financial and economic affairs, in addition to the means to provide easy loans for Lebanon, to invest in vital service sectors.

Conferees also discussed the means to create job opportunities and bolster overall growth.

Furthermore, the meeting touched on the ways to help Lebanon address the massive presence of displaced Syrians on its territories. Conferees accordingly highlighted the strategic partnership between Lebanon and the EU, and the latter’s commitment to support the country in times of crises.

“Development is the goal, and so are enhancing growth and creating job opportunities, something that the Ministry of Finance and the entire government are seeking,” Minister Khalil indicated.

Source: National News Agency

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Minister of Finance, Ali Hassan Khalil, on Monday welcomed European Union Ambassador to Lebanon Christina Lassen, and EU Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations Director General Michael Kohler. Talks reportedly focused on an array of financial and economic affairs, in addition to the means to provide easy loans for Lebanon, to...