MINISTER OF FINANCE, INDUSTRIALISTS’ ASSOCIATION DISCUSS SECTOR’S DEMANDS

Minister of Finance, Dr. Ghazi Wazni, on Tuesday met with a delegation of the Industrialists’ Association headed by Dr. Fadi Gemayel, with whom he discussed the risks faced by the industrial sector, which have also been a severe blow to its productivity.

For his part, Minister Wazni stressed the significant economic role of the industrial sector in stimulating growth.

The Minister also underlined the need to meet the demands of industrialists, especially securing the necessary finances to import raw materials for manufacturing and production.

Wazni then highlighted the importance of tackling smuggling, customs evasion, and taking all the necessary measures to stimulate the productive sectors, encourage investments, and prevent waste, in addition to addressing the issue of the USD exchange rate.

Source: National News Agency