Hariri meets with Le Maire

Prime Minister Saad Hariri met Sunday with French Minister of Economy and Finance Bruno Le Maire in Dubai, a statement by Hariri’s Press Office indicated on Sunday.

“The President of the Council of Ministers Saad Hariri met today in Dubai with the French Minister of Economy and Finance Bruno Le Maire, in the presence of the Lebanese accompanying delegation. During the meeting, discussions focused on the prospects of economic cooperation between the two countries and means of implementing the CEDRE Conference decisions,” the statement indicated.

After the meeting, Le Maire said: “We discussed ways to implement the reforms in Lebanon. I wanted to assure Premier Hariri of France’s full support for the implementation of these reforms and for spending what was agreed upon during CEDRE Conference, which was a great success and where significant assistance was allocated to Lebanon. France is here today to make sure that Lebanon will benefit well from this assistance and will apply the reforms to which it committed. As usual, this meeting was warm, friendly and very constructive.” {PM Press Office}

Source: National News Agency