Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Al-Rahi, on Friday arrived with an accompanied delegation at Fiumicino Airport in the Italian capital of Rome, in preparation for the synodal assembly on the continental level.
Kataeb Leader Samy Gemayel voiced his regret over Thursday’s repeated scene, saying that what is happening is not an election process, but a wait for a settlement or a deal to keep this system at the head of the country in a bid to destroy what is left of it.
Caretaker Prime Minister, Najib Mikati, inaugurated the Beirut Economic Forum 2022 at Phoenicia Hotel on Thursday, organized by the Union of Arab Banks (UAB) and titled "Arab Experiences in Economic Reforms and an Agreement with the International Monetary Fund."
Parliament Speaker, Nabih Berri, has called the parliamentary committees of Finance and Budget, Administration and Justice, National Economy, Trade, Industry and Planning, to meet in joint sessions at 10:30 am next Tuesday and Wednesday, November 29 and 30, to continue the discussion of the expedited draft law aimed at setting exceptional and temporary controls on bank transfers and cash withdrawals.
The World Food Program has agreed to allocate $5.4 billion for aid to Lebanon over the next three years, Lebanese caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati said on Monday, following a meeting with the agency’s country director.
Representing the Lebanese Republic, Caretaker Minister of Industry, George Boujikian, on Monday laid a wreath on the statue of Kataeb Party founder, Cheikh Pierre Gemayel, in Bickfaya marking the 79th anniversary of Lebanon’s independence.