NNA - Minister of Industry, Imad Hoballah, on Tuesday welcomed the regional director of Economic Affairs at the French Embassy in Lebanon, François De Ricolfis, with whom he discussed economic relations and industrial exchanges between Lebanon and France.
The pair confirmed the depth of the Lebanese-French historic relations and the constant efforts to develop them — with France being one of Lebanon’s essential partners.
For his part, Minister Hoballah clarified that the Lebanese government was continuing its reform efforts with the aim of ensuring economic recovery. He also explained to his visitor his ministry’s plan.
For his part, De Ricolfis expressed his country’s readiness to support the Ministry of Industry, noting that French businessmen have an interest in investing in Lebanon.